Lucas T. Schad, AIA was born and raised in Springfield, Illinois. He attended Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL and graduated with a bachelor's degree in Architectural Studies. He headed west to study architectural design at Montana State University at Bozeman, where he received a Master's Degree in Architecture.
While completing graduate school Lucas worked as a teaching assistant in addition to a full-time job at a drafting firm in Bozeman. Upon graduation, he moved to Livingston in 2003 and worked for a local firm for 10 years on projects which ranged in size from small additions to multi-million dollar commercial ranches. In 2014, Lucas decided to hang out his shingle and opened LTS Architecture.
Lucas is married to a his beautiful wife and is a proud father of three boys and one girl. He enjoys wood working in his shop, hiking in the mountains and hunting. Above all, he enjoys the creative problem-solving demands of the architecture profession.
Kristin, hailing from Beaverdam, Virginia, brings a unique perspective to our architectural team. Her diverse background and experiences add depth and richness to her creative approach. With a Masters's degree in Architecture from Montana State University, Kristin's education and expertise further enhance her ability to conceptualize and execute outstanding designs. Her passion for combining functionality with aesthetic appeal shines through in every project she undertakes, leaving a lasting impact on our clients and the built environment. Kristin's journey from Beaverdam to becoming a highly accomplished architect exemplifies her dedication, determination, and unwavering commitment to her craft.
Colin, a highly accomplished architect on our team, hails from the beautiful city of Fairbanks, Alaska. With a Masters's degree in Architecture from Montana State University, his education has equipped him with a strong foundation in design principles and technical expertise. As a licensed architect, Colin's professionalism and adherence to industry standards are evident in every project he undertakes. His commitment to excellence, attention to detail, and innovative thinking make him a valuable asset, ensuring that his designs not only meet client expectations but also comply with all necessary regulations and codes.
Justin, a military veteran, brings a unique set of skills and experiences to our team as an equipment operator. His dedication, discipline, and strong work ethic, honed during his time in the military, make him a reliable and invaluable asset on our projects. Justin's ability to operate heavy machinery with precision and efficiency ensures that tasks are completed safely and on schedule. Beyond his technical expertise, his leadership qualities and teamwork mentality contribute to a cohesive and productive work environment, earning him the respect and admiration of his colleagues. We are grateful for Justin's service to our country and his continued dedication to excellence in his role as an equipment operator.
Lee, our dedicated laborer at our construction company, is an invaluable member of our team. His strong work ethic and commitment to excellence never go unnoticed. Lee's attention to detail and willingness to go the extra mile make him a reliable and trusted asset on every project. With his positive attitude and willingness to learn, Lee consistently contributes to the success and growth of our company. We are grateful to have him as part of our team.
Tim, our skilled handyman on the crew, is an absolute rock star when it comes to helping us out. His expertise and versatility are unmatched, making him an indispensable asset on every project. Tim's ability to troubleshoot and find innovative solutions to complex problems is truly impressive and has saved us time and money countless times. Moreover, his positive attitude and willingness to lend a hand wherever needed make him a true team player. We are incredibly grateful for Tim's exceptional skills and dedication, as he consistently goes above and beyond to ensure the success and smooth operation of our projects.
Shelby, our dedicated intern, is currently pursuing her studies in architecture at Montana State University. Her enthusiasm and eagerness to learn are evident in her daily interactions and her commitment to professional growth. Shelby's disciplined approach to her work ensures that she tackles assignments with meticulous attention to detail and a strong sense of responsibility. Her thirst for knowledge and willingness to go the extra mile make her a valuable addition to our team, as she actively seeks out opportunities to expand her skillset and contribute to our projects. We are fortunate to have Shelby as our intern, and her passion for architecture and disciplined work ethic inspire us all.
Kate, our exceptional employee, is truly passionate about landscaping and brings boundless enthusiasm to her work every day. Her love for creating beautiful outdoor spaces is contagious, and her positive attitude never fails to uplift the entire team. Kate's expertise in landscaping techniques and plant selection enables her to transform ordinary spaces into stunning landscapes that leave a lasting impact. Her optimistic outlook and unwavering dedication to delivering top-notch results make her a true asset to our organization, inspiring us all to embrace the beauty of nature and approach our work with joy and positivity.
Tracy, our office manager, is an incredible asset to our team. Her dedication and hard work have truly made a positive impact on the efficiency and productivity of our workplace. From the moment you enter the office, Tracy's warm and welcoming demeanor instantly creates a friendly and supportive environment.