Title: Lead Designer
Certifications: Bachelor of Science degree in Architecture
Summary: Lindsey Parker is an architectural designer who brings great energy to the Silent Rivers Design+Build team. Leading our clients through the design process, she has a knack for finding the fine line of design that balances form and function with goals and budget. This is how she brings clients' dreams to reality.
Experience: Lindsey’s professional journey has afforded her unique learning opportunities that encompass design, marketing, project management and employee resource management. With a well-rounded perspective and appreciation for the entire project process, she truly knows the ins and outs of home design, remodeling and construction. Lindsey spent several years working in various aspects of the design and construction industry after dual majoring in Architecture and Construction Management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She spent time working for a large international architecture and engineering firm, where she realized she delights in working more personally with clients. Most recently, she designed for a general practice architecture firm in Ames, Iowa, growing from a Design Associate to Associate Partner and Design Manager. From collaborating with firm partners and launching a company refresh, to guiding business development, Lindsey has experienced a wide variety of industry realities. As a lead designer, she leads projects through the Silent Rivers design process, beginning with conceptual design and guiding clients through the permitting and construction process. Coordinating with local jurisdictions to ensure projects are complying with Planning and Zoning and building/energy codes is one of her areas of expertise. Office organization systems are another area of expertise as Lindsey helps maintain the quality, timelines, and client experience of our projects. After her years of industry experience, she delights in working for a small firm where she finds fulfillment in using her diverse skill set in a variety of areas.
Connecting with clients and helping to bring their visions to fruition is a passion of mine, and I have always had a love for quality homes and unique spaces. I love finding the fine line of design between pushing the envelope and respecting the clients' budget and aesthetic.”
More About Lindsey Parker: In her free time, Lindsey loves spending time with her husband Jon and her stepdaughters Kenley and Scarlett. Concerts, legos, DIY projects, photography and even coaching tumbling/gymnastics round out this active go-getter’s days!