Long-time Architect Carrie Matlock named President

Recently my partners and I voted Carrie into the position of president of the firm. She is an architect who sees how the smallest of elements add up to the whole.
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USGBC Announces Top 10 States For LEED In 2014

Ridgewood High School Among Buildings Contributing to State of Illinois' Top LEED Ranking...
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DLA Architects at Greenbuild 2014's Opening Plenary

Why We’re at Greenbuild 2014

The other day our friends over at Andersen Windows shared why they are pumped to be exhibiting at Greenbuild. This provoked us to think about why we are excited to be at the conference.
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Why Isn’t Everyone More Like Me?

In the Spring 2014 Issue of the Illinois Association of School Business Officials' Update magazine, I discuss the Leadership Institute program and one of my key takeaways...
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Sprechen Sie Deutsch?

Architect Carrie Matlock discusses some of the research around 21st Century Educational Theory and design trends for creating spaces to support it.
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DLA Architects High School Scholarship Program Awards State Level Winners

DLA hosts scholarship winners for “A Day in the Life of an Architect” and presents scholarships to the top entrants.
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A celebration of commitment and expertise

At DLA we realize that our people are what make the firm stand out. Employees recognized for service include: Jose Pareja, Matt Lowe, Tracy Biederstadt, Hilarion Amaro, & Sandy Warren
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30 Years and Counting…

DLA Architects celebrates 30 years in 2013. Firm president Bruce Dahlquist shares his original vision and how the team accomplished his goals.
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DLA HQ garners Green Commendation

Doug Widener of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) presented a LEED Certified plaque to DLA; this recognition was for the design of our new corporate offices in Itasca.
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Congratulations to the THINK [about architecture] Scholarship Recipients

We're pleased to announce that the judging is complete and we've awarded the final THINK [about architecture] scholarships...
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