As an architect of many public facilities, Steve Jastram, AIA, knows the importance of staying on budget, completing the work on time, and making sure the client has a building that will meet the long-term needs of its constituents. His work includes projects for the Sioux Falls, Harrisburg and Brandon Valley School Districts, Brandon Lutheran Church and a vast number of commercial and corporate designs. Steve also keeps the firm’s projects appropriately staffed and helps the other team leaders with their scheduling needs. These responsibilities are a large undertaking and its success is a tribute to Steve’s excellent organizational skills.

Character is higher than intellect.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Architecture — Iowa State University
     

REGISTRATION:

  • Registered Architect: South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa
     

CERTIFICATION:

  • National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB)
     

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT:

  • Past Advisor to Architectural Design Technology, Southeast Technical Institute
  • Corporate Member, American Institute of Architects
  • Past President and Member, American Institute of Architects South Dakota
  • Member, Sioux Falls Architectural Forum

CIVIC INVOLVEMENT:

  • Past Board Chairman, Sioux Falls Lutheran School Association
  • Head Elder, Board of Elders, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls
  • Past Chairman, Board of Building Code Appeals, City of Sioux Falls
  • Reconciler Position, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
Steve Jastram

FAST FACT

I really enjoy grilling, especially when I can do so while spending time with my family.