MARK VANDER VOORT
PRINCIPAL, DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
HKS ARCHITECTS, INC.
Mark Vander Voort, AIA, LEED AP, alumnus of Rice University, brings over 40 years of experience to his work. Now Principal and Senior Vice President at HKS Architects, he has helped build and manage the firm’s educational practice since 2002.
By fostering a sense of caring, belonging, and optimism about the future, he and his colleagues strive to create inspiring learning environments/experiences for students, teachers, and community. Exceptional outcomes are spirited by listening carefully and responding boldly.
For various EDU trade organizations, Mark has published articles and organized seminars on topics such as “Flexible Space & Flexible Place”, “Experiential Learning”, “Sensory Perception in Architecture”, “Opportunities for Interaction”, and “Personalized Concepts for Learning”.