Melissa Christenson Ekman

AIA, NCARB

Joined MDA: 2005

Education: M. Architecture / Historic Preservation – University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, B. A. Architecture & Art History – University of Minnesota

Associations: American Institute of Architects, Preservation Alliance of Minnesota (Former Board Member & Special Events Planning Committee Chair), Minnesota Historical Society, Minnesota Design Team (Former Chair)

Melissa is an Architect with 10 years of experience and is a 2015 AIA Minnesota Young Architect Award recipient. When she’s not working or volunteering her time, she splits her seasonal interests between gardening in the summer and knitting in the winter.

Selected Projects:

  1. Folwell Hall, University of Minnesota
  2. Franklin Arts Center
  3. Fort Snelling Upper Post National Historic Landmark
  4. Glensheen Estate, University of Minnesota
Melissa Christenson Ekman