Dan Nicholas

Club Design Market Leader

(847) 705-2200

Dan has practiced in the recreation arena for over 30 years, designing numerous award-winning recreation centers, aquatic parks and golf course clubhouse facilities. He provides clients with a unique blend of creative design paired with a solid functional, operations background. This combination has established Dan as a recognized leader in clubhouse and amenity design, and his portfolio includes more than 80 club and recreation projects across the country.

With a particular focus on revenue generation through proper programming and design, he has found a consistent following in private country clubs, municipal golf clubs and park district facilities. His expertise extends to community club design, banquet facilities, master planned community amenities, and more. Dan is a frequent speaker to the club industry and has been a juror for national and international clubhouse design competitions.