Senior Principal, Senior Architect / Kansas City
Deb Ford’s dedication to the intricacies of each project has allowed her to successfully deliver on the design of multipurpose arenas and event venues for over three decades. She boasts a versatile portfolio featuring civic, private and community facilities that span the globe with the completion of projects in the U.S., England and Germany.
Deb is an unwavering leader under pressure and strives for the highest quality of communication with the entire project team. A well-versed project manager, Deb excels at facility programming, as well as delivering projects on schedule and within budget. She has proven her ability to serve as a mentor to others and motivate a project team to excellence.
Deb showcases her commitment to community and improving the environment by serving on two boards, Development Code Committee and the Lawrence Sustainability Advisory Board. As a member of the U.S. Green Building Council and Bridging the Gap, she frequently participates in courses to stay up to date on market trends and state-of-the-art sustainability efforts to integrate into the firm’s projects.