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Randy Kray AIA, OAA, MAA

Director of Science + Technology
HOK Board Member

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Randy Kray

Randy Kray, AIA, OAA, MAA, is the director of HOK’s Science + Technology practice. He is based in the firm’s Atlanta office.

Randy understands researchers and the facilities they need to solve the world’s most complex scientific problems. He is constantly rethinking the way complex science facilities work. With more than 28 years of experience in the strategic planning, programming and design of scientific facilities, he has planned and designed advanced laboratories for clients worldwide.

Randy frequently speaks at professional conferences and publishes articles on topics including the convergence of engineering and science, integration and efficiency, high-tech core facilities, accelerating the translation of research to product development, lab security and risk mitigation, and sustainable, high-performance buildings.


Combining Research, Medicine and Athletics to Create New Translational Models | Tradeline

Professional Profile: Randy Kray | Lab Design News

Q+A With Randy Kray | HOK News

The Sport Facility of the Future | Sport Techie

New Methods for Optimizing Flexibility in Research Environments | Laboratory Design

Advantages of an Adaptable Lab Core Platform | Tradeline, Inc.

The Ups and Downs of Modern Laboratory Design | R&D Magazine

Themes in Lab Programming and Design | S-Lab Conference Video


University of Manitoba
Masters of Architecture

University of Manitoba
Bachelor of Environmental Science