January 20, 2020

Don Hensley Joins CannonDesign as Director of Texas Strategy

We’re pleased to announce that Don Hensley, AIA, LEED AP, will be joining CannonDesign as Director of Texas Education Strategy. In his new role, Don will work to expand our Texas market – specifically within Education and Science + Technology – leading practice and growth initiatives that realize CannonDesign’s strategic vision in Texas.

“CannonDesign is a great place to be entrepreneurial and grow, both in the work we do and in the relationships we form with our clients,” said Don. “I look forward to working with the team to expand our expertise and client engagement while delivering the best solutions possible.”

Don brings more than 30 years of professional experience in strategic planning, operations, marketing, design and project delivery. He has developed and led employee engagement, culture-building and enterprise innovation programs that resulted in project wins and employee success in offices across the U.S. Prior to joining CannonDesign, Don served as Vice President for the Global Education/Science & Technology Sectors at Stantec Architecture, as well as Texas Business Center Leader during his firm’s integration with Stantec.

“Don’s passion to strong design and his commitment to his clients align directly with our ideals and goals at CannonDesign,” said Charles Smith, CannonDesign’s Education Market Co-Director. “We look forward to working with Don to expand our regional presence and become the go-to resource for education design.”