William Burks

William Burks

William Burks
Associate AIA

Bachelor of Architecture, 2009
University of Arkansas

William began working at Marlon Blackwell Architects in August 2010 after graduating from the University of Arkansas School of Architecture in 2009. As a Senior Associate and Director of Digital Design Technology, he is responsible for a range of roles and responsibilities within the office from the development and deployment of all digital design tools to project management. Through his experience in virtual reality software (VR), building information modeling (BIM) methods and standards, and virtual desktop interface (VDI), Marlon Blackwell Architects is continually evolving the means and methods by which digital tools are used throughout the design process and on through construction . Most recently, William has been working to develop and deploy the firm’s security standards as the Facility Security Office (FSO) to confidently deliver on the firms projects for the Bureau of Overseas Building Operations (OBO) at the State Department.


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