Meet the interesting people of Falk Architects:
Meet Bryan Falk:
Bryan enjoys the Arts, spending time with his wife and three children and long road trips cross country. One of his many goals in life is to see all of America’s National Parks. He is thrilled to be able to offer quality Architectural services to his clients, fine tuning the approach of each project to the needs of his clients.
In his career, Bryan has worked on hundreds of projects of various types, ranging in size from $50 million to less than $50 thousand. Bryan enjoys challenging projects that require unique solutions.
Meet Derek Kohlhase
Derek Kohlhase is a Project Manager and Design for Falk Architects. He has over 10 years experience in the Architectural field. He also has a passion for furniture design and riding and training horses.
Derek loves people, places and things…some of the people he love are in this photo. He has another little one on the way.
Meet Lori Blake:
Lori Blake is the Office and Business Development Manager for Falk Architects. She loves people, numbers, and deadlines. Her background is in Organizational Leadership and she is passionate about entrepreneurship and brings a skill set for growth.
Lori is a community leader, participating in various community projects such as StartUp Weekend Topeka and Small Business Saturday. She is happily married with three kids, living in Tecumseh.
Meet Jackie Fox:
Jackie is a lifelong Topekan who loves her hometown and hopes to see it continue to flourish. She even lives in downtown Topeka in historic housing and commutes to KU for schooling. She drinks the “cool aid”, so to speak. Jackie is pursuing her Masters in Architecture from the University of Kansas and is working 20-30 hours per week for Falk Architects during the school year while finishing up her education.
When not killing it at Architecture, Jackie enjoys beer-yoga at the Norseman, running at Lake Shawnee and cuddling her adorable kitten. Go Jackie!
Meet Tyler Wible:
Tyler works with Bryan Falk on the ambitious project to restore the Hicks Block Lofts to their former glory. Tyler has a background in carpentry, electrical and plumbing work. He’s been repairing old buildings since elementary school, schooled by his grand father. Although only 21 years old, his resume shows 17 years in the construction industry. Tyler is a full time 1099 contractor for Falk Architects. He also looks good in a tux.
Meet Parker Wright:
Parker is learning the trade of carpentry working alongside Tyler on the Hicks Block restoration project. He has been responsible for scraping, patching and painting windows, plaster repair, interior painting, wood floor repairs, and demolition. Parker is a recent high school graduate with experience in the building trades.
Picture coming soon! But to be honest we can just describe him…he looks like Justin Timberlake circa 2003, except with a bigger main of hair, even bigger than Tyler’s!