Steve Jastram

President and Principal Architect

As an architect of many public facilities, Steve Jastram, AIA, knows the importance of staying on budget, completing the work on time, and making sure the client has a building that will meet the long-term needs of its constituents. His work includes projects for the Sioux Falls, Harrisburg and Brandon Valley School Districts, the Sioux Falls Sertoma Butterfly House, Brandon Lutheran Church and a vast number of commercial and corporate designs. Steve also keeps the firm’s projects appropriately staffed and helps the other team leaders with their scheduling needs. These responsibilities are a large undertaking and its success is a tribute to Steve’s excellent organizational skills.

Character is higher than intellect.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Architecture — Iowa State University
     

REGISTRATION:

  • Registered Architect: South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa
     

CERTIFICATION:

  • National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB)
     

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT:

  • Past Advisor to Architectural Design Technology, Southeast Technical Institute
  • Corporate Member, American Institute of Architects
  • Past President and Member, American Institute of Architects South Dakota
  • Member, Sioux Falls Architectural Forum

CIVIC INVOLVEMENT:

  • Member, Finance Board, Sioux Falls Lutheran School
  • Past Board Chairman, Sioux Falls Lutheran School Association
  • Head Elder, Board of Elders, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls
  • Member, Sioux Falls Sertoma Club
  • Past Chairman, Board of Building Code Appeals, City of Sioux Falls
  • Reconciler Position, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod