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

Terry Paterni CPA

Chief Financial Officer
HOK Board + Management Board Member

+1 312 254 5380


Terry Paterni

Terry Paterni, CPA, is HOK’s chief financial officer. Based in Chicago, he is a senior vice president and member of the firm’s board of directors and management board. His nearly four decades of financial and operational experience includes leadership positions within the architectural profession and top accounting firms.


Duquesne University
Bachelor of Accounting