Adam Wilbrecht, AIA, Joins JLG Architects as Technology Director

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – June 13, 2024 – Adam Wilbrecht, AIA, has joined the employee-owned team of JLG Architects as Technology Director. Wilbrecht is based in the firm’s Minneapolis office and brings over 30 years of experience blending architectural expertise with technology-based applications and innovation.

As the Technology Director, Wilbrecht is leading JLG’s digital practice with the goal of integrating technology and data strategies into every aspect of architectural practice. From leveraging artificial intelligence for design optimization to implementing virtual reality experiences for clients, Wilbrecht’s vision distinctly aligns with JLG’s commitment to innovation.

“Adam is an outstanding advocate and catalyst for digital transformation within the design and construction industry,” said Jason Haagenson, JLG Architects’ COO/CFO.

Wilbrecht is currently active as a member of the AIA Large Firm Roundtable and co-chair of the AIA Minnesota Technology in Architectural Practices (TAP) knowledge community. Additionally, Wilbrecht received his Bachelor of Arts from Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT, and his M. Arch from the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) in Los Angeles, CA.


About JLG Architects

In 1989, JLG Architects emerged in the Midwest as a two-person firm founded by Gary Johnson and Lonnie Laffen. With a “DESIGN for LIFE” approach to architecture, their integrity and vision became the firm’s catalyst for national growth in leadership, peer education, and client connectivity. Today, JLG is a national pacesetter and home to over 200 employee-owners across nine offices. The firm is expertly engineered to advance the sectors of higher education, K12, medical, sport, wellness, and community design.

Through collaborative solutions, nurtured relationships, and environmental stewardship, the firm invokes a lifelong approach to design with unified goals at the helm: increase clients’ well-being, brand, bottom line, and sustainability. We take our clients’ success personally, driving design that engages occupants, elevates architectural standards, and enriches the lives of our clients and community.