Koch Hazard Celebrates 60 Years with Art and Music

Koch Hazard is celebrating 60 years of collaborating with great clients and improving communities. Clients, colleagues, friends and fans are invited to a fun evening of art and music, in downtown Sioux Falls.  The evening’s festivities will kick off at […]

Children’s Inn Breaks Ground on New Facility

Children’s Inn, a program of Children’s Home Society South Dakota, broke ground on a 48,000 s.f., 96-bed new facility on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The new facility, to be located on the Empower Campus, will be a place for hope, […]

Koch Hazard Adds Talented New Staff

Koch Hazard Architects is excited to announce that we have strategically added to our team over the last six months. Michelle Rippentrop, NCIDQ, joined Koch Hazard Architects in February as the Director of Interior Design. Michelle has over 12 years […]

Koch Hazard Wins Design Award

The South Dakota Chapter of the American Institute of Architects announced its 2020 Design Award winners on September 17 and one Koch Hazard project was recognized. McVicker Plaza, located in Vermillion, SD, received a Merit award in the Preservation & […]

VanConant Receives CCS Certification

Trevor VanConant, CSI, CCS, CCCA, CDT, recently became the only person in the state of South Dakota to receive his Certified Construction Specifier certification from CSI. His commitment to certification allows Trevor to be a great liaison between the design […]

LifeScape New Campus: Second Jeff Hazard Vault Project

On January 16, 2020, LifeScape announced it had selected the USD Discovery District for its future hospital, school and rehabilitation center. The new campus will replace LifeScape’s current 26th street location. The total cost of the project is expected to […]

Nolan Hazard Joins Family Firm

Nolan Hazard joined Koch Hazard Architects in October as a project architect. He spent two years at HGA Architects & Engineers in Sacramento, California, where he focused on healthcare design. Hazard graduated with a Master of Architecture degree from the University […]

McMahan and Urban Teaching at SDSU

Koch Hazard Architects has two staff members serving as adjunct professors in the Interior Design program at South Dakota State University. Stacey is instructing sophomores in an “Interior Design Studio” class, which explores conceptual thinking and placemaking through spatial articulation […]

Wegener Graduates from Leadership Sioux Falls Program

Brooke Wegener, Partner, Chief Strategy Officer at Koch Hazard Architects, become a recent graduate of the Leadership Sioux Falls program. Wegener, Leadership Sioux Falls Class 34, took part in a graduation ceremony on Thursday, September 3 in downtown Sioux Falls, […]