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

Tracy Stearns

Regional Leader of Hospitality
Kansas City

+1 816 472 3204


Tracy Stearns

Tracy Stearns is a senior principal and regional leader of HOK’s Hospitality practice.

An interior architect based in Kansas City, his award-winning projects are notable for their use of color and texture carefully selected to embody the brands, teams and clients with whom he works. Tracy’s engaging and timeless designs can be found in entertainment venues, restaurants, residences and corporate spaces throughout Kansas City and the United States.  

Within the sports industry, Tracy’s designs have advanced the fan experience by bringing sophisticated and creative concepts to market. In addition, he has helped clients rethink traditional food service, resulting in the introduction of interactive, flexible and revenue-generating dining experiences in sports venues.