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P.O. Box 155
Lake Bluff, IL
USA

About Us

Professional Experience:
President
Lake Effect

Professional Experience
President
Lake Effect Architects, Inc.
(Formally R.D. Douglass Associates, Inc.) Lake Bluff, Illinois

Vice President
Rideway Building Consultants, Inc. Lake Forest, Illinois

V P of Residential Development & Marketing; Conway Farms
Lake Forest, Illinois

Senior Associate Architect; Eifler & Associates Chicago, Illinois

Associate Architect; Booth/Hanson & Associates Ltd. Chicago, Illinois

1996 - Present 1996 - 2002 1992 - 1996 1990 - 1992 1989 - 1990

Intern Architect;
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Chicago, Illinois 1988

Intern Architect;
Tigerman, Fugman, McCurry

Chicago, Illinois 1987

President / General Contractor; R.D. Renovation, Inc. Minneapolis, Minnesota

1982 - 1986

Education
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Masters of Architecture 1989

Macalester College
St. Paul, Minnesota
Bachelor of Arts 1979

Professional Affiliations
Lake Forest Lake Bluff Historical Society Board President 2012-14

Lake Bluff Park District
Board Commissioner, Vice President

Lake Bluff-Lake Forest Rotary Member

Lake Bluff Historic Preservation Commission Commissioner

American Institute of Architects Chicago Chapter NCARB Certification
Licensed State of Illinois

2007 - Present 2009 - Present 2012 - Present

2004 - 2008 1992 - Present 2004 - Present 1992 - Present

Architects, Inc.
Lake Bluff, Illinois

Vice President
Rideway Building Consultants, Inc.

Lake Forest, Illinois

V P of Residential Development & Marketing

Conway Farms
Lake Forest, Illinois

Senior Associate Architect

Eifler & Associates Chicago, Illinois

Associate Architect; Booth/Hanson & Associates Ltd. Chicago, Illinois

1996 - Present 1996 - 2002 1992 - 1996 1990 - 1992 1989 - 1990

Intern Architect;
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill
Chicago, Illinois 1988

Intern Architect;
Tigerman, Fugman, McCurry

Chicago, Illinois 1987

President / General Contractor; R.D. Renovation, Inc. Minneapolis, Minnesota

1982 - 1986

Education
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Masters of Architecture 1989

Macalester College
St. Paul, Minnesota
Bachelor of Arts 1979

Professional Affiliations
Lake Forest Lake Bluff Historical Society Board President 2012-14

Lake Bluff Park District
Board Commissioner, Vice President

Lake Bluff-Lake Forest Rotary Member

Lake Bluff Historic Preservation Commission Commissioner

American Institute of Architects Chicago Chapter NCARB Certification
Licensed State of Illinois

2007 - Present 2009 - Present 2012 - Present

2004 - 2008 1992 - Present 2004 - Present 1992 - Present

 

Robert Dun Douglass, AIA

Professional Experience:

~ President                        Lake Effect Architects, Inc.         Lake Bluff, Illinois                 1996 - Present

~ Vice Pres.                       Ridgeway Builders, Inc.                Lake Forest, Illinois              1996 - 2002

~ VP Development          Conway Farms                                Lake Forest, Illinois               1996 - 2002

~ Associate Architect      Eifler & Associates                         Chicago, Illinois                      1990 - 1992

~ Associate Architect      Booth Hanson & Associates         Chicago, Illinois                      1989 - 1990

~ Intern Architect            Skidmore, Owings & Merrill        Chicago, Illinois                      1988

~ Intern Architect            Tigerman McCurry                        Chicago, Illinois                      1987

~ General Contractor      RD Renovations, Inc.                    Minneapolis, MN                   1980 - 1986

 

Education:

~ University of Illinois at Chicago          Chicago, IL            Masters of Architecture         1989

~ Macalester College                                 St. Paul, MN          BA European History             1979

 

Professional Affiliations:

~ Lake Bluff Park District                        Lake Bluff, IL       Current Board Pres.                2009 - Present

~ Lake Forest Historical Society            Lake Forest, IL     Board President                       2012-2014

~ Lake Bluff Historic Preservation        Lake Bluff, IL       Commissioner                          2004  -2008

~ American Institute of Architects        Chicago Chapter                                                       1992 - Present

~ Architectural License                           State of Illinois                                                          1992 - Present