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Steven R. Upchurch, AIA

Managing Director, Principal

Steven is a Co-Managing Director of Gensler Dallas and a Hospitality Leader. He applies his knowledge of local and international markets to deliver memorable experiences. With more than three decades of design, planning, management, and real estate development experience, he is growing and diversifying Gensler’s Lifestyle Sector. Steven is recognized for his leadership on several signature mixed-use and hotel projects, including the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in Beverly Hills, The Grand Hyatt at Seoul’s Incheon Airport and The Queen Mary Entertainment District. He participates in conferences including HD Expo, ULI Fall and Spring meetings, and The Lodging Conference. He also currently serves on the Board of Directors for Bryan’s House and the Advisory Council for Kind Traveler. Steven earned his Bachelor of Architecture from Kansas State University.


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