Larry Hlavacek AIA
Principal/National Director of Public Safety Architecture
Larry’s proven leadership and expertise in the planning and design of public safety facilities spans over his 30-year career focused primarily on Public Safety, Justice, and Civic Architecture. As a recognized national expert, his leadership delivers innovative, operationally efficient, flexible, and future-ready solutions ensuring the client’s vision is realized. He believes in a collaborative approach that focuses on developing professional work environments in support of mission critical operations, providing for the health and wellness of first responders, and supporting career development and staff retention. Larry graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor degree in Architecture and a Master of Architecture degree. He also volunteers as a member of his local Citizens Police Academy in support of his local police department and community.