ian schnack


Ian Schnack received a Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois in 2008.

After completing the M.Arch program with a concentration in Design from U of I, Ian packed up and traveled to Arizona to pursue a career with local architectural firm Formwerks Studios.

As a member of the Formwerks Studios team, Ian was a Project Manager involved with all aspects of the project lifecycle. This started with initial client meetings, programming and following through to design development and construction documentation on several high-end residential and commercial projects. Formwerks Studios was additionally involved with several spec projects. Ian was responsible for scheduling, budgeting and construction administration on these time sensative projects.

In 2011, Ian accepted a position as Project Leader with the GoDaddy.com Professional Web Design team, moving from large to small scale project management. As Project Leader, Ian took small scale design projects from conception to completion with a strong focus on quality, timeliness and customer satisfaction.

Then, in August of 2013, Ian received an offer from RKF Architectural Products / Modern Group to act as Office Manager and assist with basic office operation, project plan review, project estimating, project scheduling, and budget analysis for the exterior envelop packages of multi-million dollar residential and commercial projects.

Additionally, Ian is a Certified Passive House Consultant. As a CPHC, Ian has traveled the country lecturing on behalf of the Passive House Institute US and has been involved in design and performance based building simulations for high performance residential and multifamily projects.