Chris ParkesAIA


Christopher Parkes is a dedicated professional amongst the bKL team. His portfolio encompasses a variety of projects ranging from residential and data center buildings to experience with city master planning. He takes pride in gaining a well-rounded experience in all aspects of design.

Christopher’s passion for architecture stems from his belief that the built environment should be developed thoughtfully while maintaining the interest of humanity and its future. He thrives in working closely with clients from the beginning of a project through substantial completion, while maintaining high quality and thoughtful design.

A travel enthusiast, Christopher spent part of his academic career studying in Paris and the Netherlands. He earned Bachelor of Architecture degree from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Christopher is a licensed architect in the state of Illinois.