chasbrouck (at) bklarch.com
Charlie Hasbrouck joined bKL Architecture after serving as Director and Project Manager at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. Over the course of his 30-year career, his experience has encompassed every aspect of architectural services, from initial proposals through construction administration, on a variety of project types ranging from new large-scale mixed-use buildings and master plans for new cities, to the adaptive reuse and historic preservation of existing buildings.
Charlie leads project teams, acts as the firm’s liaison with clients and consultants, and ensures that the firm’s services are accomplished in a timely and professional manner. He takes a collaborative approach to architecture and is known for his ability to understand and address different aspects of the building process, while delivering buildings that maintain a standard of design excellence.
Charlie has used his expertise far from home, in countries such as Oman (Al Duqm Master Plan), Qatar (Nozul Lusail Marina Hotel), Kuwait (Kuwait Economic Zones Master Plan), Moscow (OKO Tower, a 4.5 million square foot mixed use complex) and India (Wave Noida Master Plan).
In addition to his professional memberships in the American Institute of Architects and Lambda Alpha International, Charlie is the past president and a board member of The Cliff Dwellers Club, secretary and a board member of The Glessner House Foundation, and a member of the University Club of Chicago. He earned a Master of Architecture from Yale University, and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Illinois.