1,600 people in 24 cities living 4 values for 1 goal:
To use design to help our clients succeed.

We create exceptional environments that meet our clients' most complex design challenges.

We inspire people through our work by expressing timeless cultural, organizational and personal values.

We connect people and place with ideas that come from many minds and imaginations.

We care about serving our clients, enriching lives, improving communities and protecting our natural environment through design.

We are a global architecture, design, engineering and planning firm.

60+ Years of Design + Innovation
Regional Leaders

Algen Williams AIA, LEED® AP BD+C

Regional Leader of Sports + Entertainment
Kansas City

+1 816 472 2175


Algen Williams

Algen Williams, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, is a regional leader of HOK’s global Sports + Recreation + Entertainment practice.

Based in Kansas City, Algen specializes in the planning and design of sports facilities for collegiate and professional clients throughout the United States. With more than 15 years of experience, he has developed a diverse portfolio of work, which includes feasibility studies, renovations and new construction. Drawing on his first-hand experience as a former football student-athlete at the University of Kansas, Algen has a passion for advancing the way that fans and athletes experience sports and entertainment venues.


Kansas University
Bachelor Degree of Arts