Pierce’s architectural background includes a wide variety of projects types, including: commercial, educational and institutional projects. He has man-aged projects ranging from $10,000 to $25.5 million in both traditional and non-traditional design and delivery systems. He was responsible for all as-pects of design, documentation and construction administration including code analysis, document coordination and budget estimates. In addition, he has experience managing staff assigned to individual projects and has served as a mentor to younger staff members.
Pierce has over 30 years of experience and joined SVPA in July of 2019.


Iowa State University, Bachelor of Arts, Architecture, 1987

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Architects (AIA), Member

Iowa State Alumni Association, Member


National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, Certificate Holder

Licensed Architect in Iowa


Notable Project Experience

  • Hy-Vee Corporate Headquarters, West Des Moines, IA
  • Bondurant City Hall Expansion, Bondurant, IA

- Pierce Coady, AIA