Darrell was a partner at DIALOG for nearly 20 years, and remains active and fully engaged with design teams and clients on a number of projects across our studios.

Darrell is a guiding force behind the strategic direction and management of our team. He has been with DIALOG since 2001 and has a wide-range of senior-level experience on projects in Alberta, British Columbia, and Ontario. Darrell’s expertise is with private sector clients encompassing commercial offices, mixed-use high-rise multi-family residential projects, as well as retail and light industrial projects. He has also done master planning for major developments and is well known for his belief in dynamic, upbeat team culture.

Darrell knows the importance of integrating many functions, uses, and people to increase the vibrancy of a community. As market conditions and demographics evolve, he examines alternatives that capture the imagination of an ever-changing population. Darrell believes that with the right design solution, a project can become an active nucleus that people truly want to be a part of. His success is achieved by finding the perfect mix of community context and client aspirations.



  • Master of Architecture University of Manitoba
  • Bachelor of Environmental Studies University of Manitoba


1986 Gold Medal Recipient, Royal Architectural Institute of Canada