who we are
We are one firm in two locations – Kansas City, Missouri and Omaha, Nebraska – bringing creativity, innovative problem-solving, and decades of combined experience to every project. We draw from a breadth of experiences and influences, yet we all are drawn to a dynamic culture of sharing and learning from many points of view. Our studio environment fosters an interactive process that’s both creative, enjoyable, and always inspiring.
PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
We bring energy, humility, and resilience to work each day. We work hard, and balance our efforts with a healthy dose of fun, by coming together to celebrate professional accomplishments and life’s milestones.
We also join forces to support causes dear to our hearts, as individuals and as a firm. No one embodied this spirit of giving back to our community more than SAI’s longtime employee, Marj Hicks, who passed away in 2017. We continue to honor her memory and civic spirit through our continued support and involvement with causes she cared about.
American Cancer Society
Big Brothers & Big Sisters
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Sunflowers to Roses
Susan G. Komen
City Union Mission
Habitat for Humanity
Outpacing Melanoma 5K Run/Walk
AIA – The American Institute of Architects
NOMA – National Organization of Minority Architects
IIDA International Interior Design Association
USGBC U.S. Green Building Council
ULI Urban Land Institute
CCIM – Certified Commercial Investment Member
Phil Dougherty was recently highlighted in the Kansas City Business Journal as 20 to Know Architects in the Kansas City area. Phil just began his 10th year with Slaggie Architects and is currently an Associate Vice President and Senior Project Manager. Some of his current projects include Freddy’s Frozen Custard
Slaggie Architects is excited to be leading the vision and associated architecture and engineering for the Merigold redevelopment project in Shawnee, Kansas AKA Shawnee Plaza. On Monday, March 27th, the Shawnee City Council approved the public funding partnership with the Developer, Karra Brothers, LLC to redevelop an existing retail building into
Slaggie Architects is pleased to have participated in the groundbreaking of a new Wells Bank location at the corner of NW Brink Meyer Road and the Tom Watson Parkway in Parkville, MO on Friday, November 18, 2022. SAI leads the project and is the architect of record for the 4,250
Outpacing Melanoma 5K Run/Walk Sunday, May 1, 2022, at Corporate Woods Business Park in Overland Park, KS. Slaggie Architects participates in this event as an annual tradition in honor of our former employee, Marg Hicks. We call ourselves Team Marj’s Minions!
SAI designed a new 44 unit mixed use residential and retail building in Waldo. Headed by Botwin Commercial Development, this new structure shall have an
Slaggie Architects is pleased to announce Kip Brown has recently joined the firm. Kip is a registered architect and has over 20 years’ experience since
Not often do we have an opportunity to see the reaction of employees when our clients internally unveil our designs to their staff. Not only