As a Sports Leader, Ron is one of the industry’s most recognized sports facility designers. His portfolio includes three retractable-roof ballparks, 12 NBA and NHL multipurpose arenas, the award-winning NFL Paul Brown Stadium, STAPLES Center, and Banc of California Stadium. Ron also consults for professional leagues on facility evaluation, design guidelines, and broadcast and security requirements. He is a member of the Stadium Managers Association, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Urban Land Institute, and the International Association of Venue Managers. Ron serves on the board of Dignity Health’s California Hospital Medical Center, the Dean’s Advisory Board at the University of Kansas School of Architecture, and is a board member and Southern California Olympic Games Committee Vice Chair for the Los Angeles Sports Council. He received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Kansas School of Architecture and Design.