Dennis Wellner

Founder / Kansas City

Since serving as a founder of Populous in 1983, Dennis’ primary focus has been the design of stadium facilities for National Football League teams. This includes acting as Principal in Charge of 14 new NFL stadiums, including the original design of Dolphin Stadium, the firm’s first NFL project which debuted in 1987 and the 2010 debut of the conversion of Arrowhead Stadium into a new NFL facility.

He also has extensive experience in the design and management of multi-purpose facilities that serve as both sports and entertainment venues. Many of these buildings include and perform integrally with convention and conference centers, retail and entertainment venues.