LCA Architects Announces New Senior Leadership Promotions

LCA Architects is excited to announce that Alexis Townsend, Ken Gallegos, Mark Heazle, and Tom Scofield have been promoted to partners in the firm. These exceptionally talented individuals play a vital role in LCA’s commitment to developing leaders and designing better communities. The outstanding leadership of our firm is the foundation for our success and key to our future.

Alexis Townsend, Partner AIA LEED-AP, joined LCA’s Boise office in 2006 and has gained extensive experience in a variety of project types such as public safety facilities, financial institutions and healthcare facilities. Over the past several years in her role as Senior Design Architect for LCA’s Healthcare Studio, she has led design teams on a multitude of projects for the Treasure Valley’s leading healthcare providers. Her passion for architecture and learning the intricacies of facility design and how it impacts staff and community motivates her to perform and produce outstanding architectural solutions for our clients. She received her Bachelor of Architecture and Master of Architecture from the University of Idaho and is the recipient of the AIA Certificate of Merit for the Study of Architecture. Alexis is currently a member of the Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce Leadership Boise 2016-2017 class.

Ken Gallegos, Partner AIA LEED BD+C, began his career in architecture with LCA in 1997 and has been the leader in advancing the firm’s capabilities in computer drafting technology and 3D imaging. During his 20 years with LCA, he has worked with private sector clients, school districts and government agencies as Senior Project Architect and Design Team Leader. His recent work includes the Hugh Nichols Public Safety Building, Star Middle School, Victory Middle School, and Boise Schools Operations and Maintenance Facility. Ken has been an adjunct instructor at ITT Technical Institute teaching Sustainability in Design and Computer Drafting with Revit. He has also been a Guest Instructor at Brown Mackie College’s Design and Drafting Department. Ken received his Bachelor of Architecture Degree from the University of Idaho and is a past president of the AIA Idaho State Chapter.

Mark Heazle, Partner AIA LEED-AP, has over 12 years of experience in the architectural field and joined LCA Architects in 2012. As Senior Architect he has led design teams on both new construction and renovation projects for private sector developers, medical institutions, school districts and government agencies. Mark’s creative process, attention to detail and passion for integrating new trends and technologies into the design process has contributed to the success of numerous projects for some of the firm’s most significant clients. He received his Bachelor of Architecture and Master of Architecture from the University of Idaho. Mark is the current President for the Idaho Central Section Chapter of the American Institute of Architects.

Tom Scofield, Partner AIA ACHA, is a Registered Architect in the states of Idaho and Oregon with nearly 20 years of working experience exclusively in the healthcare design and construction industry. Tom is also a Certified Healthcare Architect by the American College of Healthcare Architects. Tom has completed hundreds of projects for a number of independent medical practices, community hospitals and health systems in the region. He is experienced with challenging remodels and demanding schedules resulting in timely, budget sensitive, functional facilities. Tom received his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Idaho. Tom has a reputation for a strong work ethic, a sense of humor and a history of innovative problem solving and high-quality project completions.

Please join us in congratulating Alexis, Ken, Mark and Tom in becoming Partners in LCA Architects. We look forward to their continued success and leadership in the firm.

Contacting LCA Architects

1221 Shoreline Lane
Boise, ID 83702
Fax. 208.344.9002

Elko Office
392 5th Street
Elko, NV 89801