Kate Thuesen, an architect with global design firm DLR Group, is passionate about people and the spaces where they live, work, and learn. She has spent the last 14 years developing solutions to complex questions, developing answers to elevate the human experience through design. Kate has lived and worked on 3 continents, traveled to 25+ countries, and is comfortable thriving and interacting in new environments. She finds great joy in creating and fostering relationships across a diverse spectrum of cultures, always mindful of the uniqueness of each individual and their personal story. She is driven to understand the values, needs and challenges of communities, and has successfully designed inspiring spaces to benefit all users.
Kate is a multi-talented architect with vast experience in both the K-12 and Higher Education industries. She has a diverse background of project experience and has worked on a multitude of small to large projects across the country. In addition to her primary role as a project architect, Kate takes on a variety of other tasks including business development and recruitment, making her a knowledgeable and reliable resource within the company. She is passionate about cultivating meaningful, long-lasting relationships, as well as creating unique and innovative design solutions for her clients.