Steve Chung, AIA, LEED AP
Sports Leader, Design Director, Principal
As a global Sports Leader and Design Director, Steve approaches each project with a strong design sensibility and a passion for improving the quality of life for all users. For over 25 years, Steve has led designs for sporting, training, recreation, and eSports facilities that leverage inclusivity, accessibility, and performance to create personal growth and community wellness. The experiential environments that he crafts unite guests, from fans to players. Steve is an agent of change in his studio, encouraging staff to share their voices in the design process to drive design diversity and innovation that resonates with our clients.
Steve’s most notable work includes Snapdragon Stadium, San Diego State University’s new 35,000-seat football stadium, BMO Stadium for the Los Angeles Football Club, the Philadelphia Eagles’ Lincoln Financial Field, and San Jose State University’s Spartan Recreation and Aquatic Center. Currently, Steve leads the refresh and redesign of Crypto.com Arena, formerly the Staples Center, home to four professional sports franchises including the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers, WNBA’s Los Angeles Sparks, and NHL’s Los Angeles Kings.