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Kirk Funkhouser, AIA

Studio Director, Principal

Since joining the firm in 2011, Kirk has managed some of the largest projects at Gensler, including the Golden State Warriors’ new arena; NFL stadium projects for the Cleveland Browns, Philadelphia Eagles, and Detroit Lions; a multi-billion dollar integrated resort in Asia; and the redevelopment of Culver Studios. In addition to large-scale projects, Kirk’s portfolio over the past 25 years includes golf training facilities; master plans for university athletic departments, the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, Savannah Civic Arena, and TD Garden; as well as renovations for the Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Clippers, and New Orleans Saints. Prior to joining Gensler, he spent 10 years on the ownership side of developments including NFL stadiums, hotels, and golf and ski resorts. He earned his MBA and Master of Architecture degrees from Iowa State University and a Bachelor’s in Marketing from the University of Tulsa.