Team

Growing up in the design and construction industry, Thad learned early on the importance of making and maintaining working relationships. Combined with his years of experience on job sites, Thad’s ability to create and manage teams has built long-term trust in a community of repeat clients. Thad’s career includes: project management, residential, commercial and interior design, construction administration and all the other details that bring projects to successful conclusions. At SVPA, Thad has managed all types of projects, from banks to corporate headquarters, to recreation centers.

Thad has over 20 years of experience and has been with SVPA Architects since 2000. In 2014, Thad became a Vice President.

Education

Iowa State University, Bachelor of Architecture, 1994

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Architects (AIA), Member

Thursday Architect Construction Engineering Club (TACE), Board Member

Registrations

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, Certificate Holder

Licensed Architect in Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Minnesota, Nebraska & South Dakota

Community Involvement

Iowa Bankers Association, Member

Bondurant Development Inc., Board Member

Iowa Parks and Recreation Association, Member

Iowa State University Alumni Association, Member

Honors & Awards

Masonry Institute of Iowa, Appreciation Award – Brick Street Market

Notable Project Experience

  • Hy-Vee Stores, Various Locations
  • Peoples Bank, Carlisle & Pleasantville, IA
  • Waukee Family YMCA, Waukee, IA
  • Brick Street Market, Bondurant, IA
  • Indianola Wellness Center (YMCA), Indianola, IA
  • Iowa City Community School District, Liberty High School, North Liberty, IA
  • Bondurant-Farrar Community School District, Bondurant, IA
    • Master Plan
    • High School Addition
    • Athletic Complex
  • City of Bondurant, IA
    • City Park Shelter
    • Regional Trailhead

Growing up in the design and construction industry, I learned early on the importance of making and maintaining working relationships.

- Thad N. Long, AIA