Profile

Mr. John Hrivnak, AIA

President,
Hrivnak Associates, Ltd.

Contact Details

Hrivnak Associates, Ltd.
Valley, NE

Bio

John Hrivnak, AIA, NCARB, MBA, LEED AP

John Hrivnak has a bunch of initials behind his name – all of which you recognize – but that’s only part of the story.

In addition to his degrees in business and architecture, he attended law school, obtained a license in commercial real estate, has a certification as a professional life coach, a FEMA certificate, his LEED AP and is currently taking advanced classes in real estate.

Career highlights:
• Principal in 5 architectural firms ranging from local to international in scope
• Professor
• Musician
• Realtor
• Real Estate Investor
• Founded and ran a Community Health Center in rural Kansas
• Former Pastor
• Consultant
• Speaker nationally and internationally on the design and finance of Senior Living Facilities

When not working:
• Plays competitive USTA tennis
• Bikes
• Sings with the Elgin Choral Union
• Volunteers with various organizations from Elgin’s Downtown Neighborhood Association to a homeless shelter, the Hesed House

Greatest accomplishment to date:
• Has 6 sons, 6 grandkids and 1 more on the way!
• Grew a beard

Education

Xavier
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
MBA

Wittenberg University
Springfield, Ohio, United States
B.A. Business Administration

U. of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Architecture

Job History

Hrivnak Associates, Ltd.
President
St.Charles, IL, United States

Specialties

  • Accessibility Compliance
  • Agency Consulting / Review / Approval
  • Architectural Design
  • Building Measurement
  • Construction Documentation: Drawings
  • Construction Documentation: Specifications
  • Construction Management
  • Design-Build
  • Detailed Site Utilization Studies
  • Expert Witness
  • Facility Evaluation Services
  • Graphic Design
  • Historic Preservation
  • Interior Design
  • Leasing Brochures
  • LEED Certification Services
  • Lighting Design
  • Marketing Studies
  • Program Management
  • Programming
  • Project Administration
  • Project Financing
  • Project Promotion / Public Relations
  • Project Representation
  • Renderings
  • Schedule Development / Monitoring
  • Site Analysis and Selection
  • Space Planning
  • Space Schematics / Flow Diagrams
  • Start-Up Assistance
  • Strategic Facility Planning
  • Structural Design
  • Tenant-Related Services

Affiliations

  • American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA)
  • American College of Healthcare Architects (ACHA)
  • American Hospital Association (AHA)
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

Interests

  • Grandkids, kids, tennis, bicycling, singing, reading