Team

It is the combined knowledge and experience of our team that enables us to provide our clients with the best design solutions for their facility needs. Our team is also what makes this a great place to work!

Jeff Eckert, AIA

Jeff Eckert, AIA

CEO

ChadSikkenga

Chad Sikkenga

President

Jared VanderWeele

Jared VanderWeele

Vice President

Doug Wales

Doug Wales

VICE PRESIDENT OF ENGINEERING

Tim Cane

Tim Cane

Principal | Design Studio Manager

Curtis Penny

Curtis Penny

Principal | Healthcare Studio

Paul Van Der Klok

Paul Van Der Klok

Principal | Architecture Studio Manager

Donna Van Natter

Donna Van Natter

Principal | Marketing & Operations Manager

Dustin Altschul

Dustin Altschul

Architecture

Susan Beachler

Susan Beachler

Associate | Accounting & HR Manager

Shaway Ellison

Shaway Ellison

Administrative Assistant

Cherie Ericks

Cherie Ericks

Project Assistant

Nick Ferrell

Nick Ferrell

Engineering

Rob Flegal

Rob Flegal

ASSOCIATE | Engineering

Deb Hamilton

Deb Hamilton

ENGINEERING

Calvin Harley

Calvin Harley

Engineering

Dan Jekic

Dan Jekic

ARCHITECTURE

Gabrielle Murawaski

Gabrielle Murawaski

INTERIOR DESIGN

Michael O'Keefe

Michael O'Keefe

Engineering

Juwanda Person

Juwanda Person

Engineering

Michael Shudel

Michael Shudel

ENGINEERING

Nicole Szczembara

Nicole Szczembara

Architecture

Evan Tim

Evan Timm

Architecture

Randi Webb

Randi Webb

Accounting Assistant

Jennifer Wyatt

Jennifer Wyatt

ARCHITECTURE

Staff photo Work Life at Eckert Wordell

Work Life at Eckert Wordell

The relationships we develop with each other, our clients and our community, shape our culture and make EW a great team! By embracing the experiences, knowledge, and skills that make each of us unique, we are able to develop strong connections to one another and bring innovative design solutions to our projects. Ultimately, it is our care and commitment to one another and our belief that the buildings we design serve as a source of care, inspiration, and beauty that are key to who we are and what we accomplish together.