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

Curt Parde AIA, LEED® AP

Regional Leader of Justice

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Curt Parde

Curt Parde, AIA, LEED AP, is the director of architecture in HOK’s Dallas practice and a regional leader of Justice.

Curt is involved with projects from inception through completion. He works closely with clients in the initial phases of a project to develop the scope of services and agreements. During the design and documentation phases, he develops specific solutions to design criteria that minimize costs and expedite construction. Curt also brings expertise in evidence-based strategies that improve the design and delivery of justice projects. 

In his more than 30-year career, Curt has developed a thorough understanding of the importance of creating award-winning designs that are efficient, profitable and result in strong, lasting client relationships.


University of Nebraska Lincoln
Bachelor of Arts in Architecture

Southeast Community College
Associates Degree in Architectural Studies