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We help our clients design a better future.

We make promises. We perform. We keep our promises.

Who We Are

KZF Design is one of the Midwest’s premier Architecture, Engineering, Interior Design and Planning firms.
For more than 60 years, our award-winning designs and technical expertise have contributed to the built environment and created regional landmarks across the US and internationally.

What We Do

We deliver high-quality and high-design projects to our clients and communities, proving that the fusion of powerful ideas and actual building materials can be superlative by adhering to the highest standards of design, process and technical execution.

Our Process

Discovery & Benchmarking

Asking the Right Questions
Research and investigation to understand what drives your organization.


Finding the Right Solution
Leveraging value and effectiveness to support your future.


Developing Your Vision
A collaboration between your team and our interdisciplinary designers.


Helping You Implement
Representing owners to ensure projects are constructed in accordance with your vision.

Our Leadership

Robert Steele
President and CEO

Bob has been in the design and construction industry his entire career, which includes 25 years with KZF. Among the many attributes of KZF he is most appreciative of being able to work with KZF’s intelligent and creative staff, all of whom have a strong passion to help KZF’s clients achieve their vision through the built environment.

Susan Williams
CFO & Treasurer

Sue is responsible for the general operation and all financial aspects of our practice.

William Wilson

Known for his exacting standards and attention to detail, Bill is here to get your project completed. He has more than 35 years of experience meeting challenging schedules, providing quality control and technical review. He has an excellent understanding of how to ensure all KZF projects are successful.

Douglas Marsh
SVP and Public Markets Leader

Doug joined KZF after studying architecture at the University of Cincinnati. His long history of work with our federal, state and local government clients includes his years as a project manager and director of our Government & Justice Group.

Scott Csendes
SVP and Private Markets Leader

Scott works to continuously improve quality and exceed the goals and expectations of our commercial, industrial and workplace clients. Scott has more than 20 years of experience delivering professional services in the commercial development community.

Eric Anderson
Marketing & Business Development

Technically trained as an Urban Planner, Eric applies his ability to create a broad visions for communities to the strategies of our marketing and business development practices. His graphic and communication skills are used to reach all of our diverse clients in all markets.

Our Global Reach

Our firm has been a trusted partner to local, national and international clients, and world-renowned architects for more than 60 years.

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This is an excellent time to join an established interdisciplinary firm with a growing team of design professionals. We have a variety of open positions at this time and are always looking for new talent!
Explore our exciting Career Opportunities

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