Our Staff

Thanks for visiting our site and your interest in learning about Wildesign Architects.

Since 1989, David Wilde AIA has been involved in the planning and design of hundreds of Churches and ministry-related facilities all over the midwest. Although Wildesign specializes in Church and Ministry facilities, we also do plenty of light commercial and residential buildings. We strive to serve with passion and enthusiasm, leveraging our experience to accomplish your goals in each project.

David Wilde

Founder and Principle Architect

David Wilde AIA, Founder and Principal Architect of Wildesign Architects LLC, obtained his BA in Architecture from Iowa State University and studied abroad at Bath University in England. He began his career in 1989 working for several Chicago area church architects. He was the principal architect for a church design/build firm prior to launching Wildesign in 2002. To date, he has worked on over 300 projects across the nation in places like Denver, Cheyanne, Phoenix, Kansas City, Indianapolis, Grand Rapids, and metropolitan Chicago.

Dave is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards and is currently licensed in 9 states.

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Our Staff

We employ a talented staff of Architects and BIM technicians who are experienced in all phases of the design process.

Our Consultants

Our consulting team consists of Civil, Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical engineers, as well as interior designers, graphic designers, and brand consultants. We can also leverage our hospitality, kitchen and cafe consultants, as well as fundraising and leadership consulting partners on your project.