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John McAllister


For me, architecture is inspirational at every moment. The sketch on the notebook, meeting the community members projects will impact, walking through a finished building. I'm in awe of architecture and when you infuse that awe into your work, you can create something truly special.

John McAllister is an award-winning designer whose passion and advocacy for design excellence can be found in his work across nearly 3 million SF and more than $1.5 billion in project construction. Recently named one of the St. Louis Business Journal’s 40 Under 40, John is a design leader for our St. Louis office who has worked with high-profile institutions across country, including the Saint Louis Science Center, the University of Southern Indiana, Beacon Memorial Health, the University of Missouri system, the St. Louis Public Library, Solae Corporation, Webster University, Northern Kentucky University, University of Minnesota, University of Louisville and the St. Louis College of Pharmacy.

Working across all markets, John and his design solutions remain remarkably flexible and nimble in how they respond to each client’s unique realities. In each instance, John delivers dynamic, meaningful architecture that strengthens organizations, communities, cities and human lives for generations.