Ms. Cheryl Ciecko, AIA

Cheryl Ciecko, Inc.

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Cheryl Ciecko, Inc.
La Grange, IL


Architect, Consultant & public speaker experienced in sustainable, low carbon and green design issues, moisture, mold and decay issues in buildings, as well as wood products selection, technical wood information acquisition and forestry issues. As a consultant to the building industry and Senior Technical Director of WoodWorks, a non-for-profit initiative of the Wood Products Council since 2008, I develop and present continuining education courses for building professionals locally and nationally and through webinars. I am also contracted to provide technical support regarding wood construction to Architects & Engineers in the Central U.S.. Services include the selection of wood products for commercial, industrial, recreational and multi-family structures through assistance with research, documentation, educational programs and assistance with meeting sustainability and code requirements. See the WoodWorks website at for more information on this initiative, or to schedule or register to attend a program.


University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Master of Architecture
1984 To 1986

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1979 To 1983

Job History

Association of Licensed Architects
Board of Directors - IL
January 2009 - present

WoodWorks- initiative of the Wood Products Council
Senior Technical Director
November 2008 - present

CCG + Architects, Inc.
May 1990 - present

Park District of LaGrange
Park District Commissioner
May 2000 - May 2004

Skidmore Owings & Merrill
September 1987 - January 1991

Kober/Belluschi Associates, Inc.
June 1986 - September 1987

Tilton & Lewis
Interiors Architect
August 1983 - September 1984

BHS Architects, Inc., Milwaukee
Intern Architect
May 1980 - August 1983