Stephen Danielson

Stephen Danielson

Ames, IA, US




Iowa State University, Ames, IA, US, Graduate Teaching Assistant

Assist course instructors by performing teaching-related duties, such as preparing coursework materials, grading assignments, and engaging with students directly.

Courses: Building Science and Technology V Computational Design Theory

Aug 2015 - current

INVISION Architecture, Des Moines, IA, US, Architectural Intern

Engaged in a diverse array of architectural project types at a variety of scales, primarily in the commercial and healthcare realms. Duties performed included preparing construction drawings, schematic design proposals, code and zoning research, and various office related tasks.

May 2015 - Dec 2015

J.F. Ahern Co., Minneapolis, MN, US, Designer

Designed fire protection systems for both new and existing construction projects. Managed projects from initial design concept through final field installation while coordinating with other trades to ensure the project met the designated schedule and was of the highest quality.

Aug 2013 - Jun 2014


Iowa State University, Ames, IA, US, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2014 - current

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Sep 2009 - May 2013


C.W. Shirey Architecture Award, Award

Awarded by faculty of the College of Design to receive this award for exemplary work in the Building Science & Technology area and the use of concrete in design.


Kocimski Award, Award

Award received from Iowa State University for exceptional achievement as recognized by an external institution or body.


AIA COTE Top Ten For Students, Award

I developed a project that was recognized as one of the top ten studio projects in the nation that used a thoroughly integrated approach to architecture, natural systems, and technology to provide architectural solutions that protect and enhance the environment.


Eagle Scout Award, Award

The Eagle Scout Award is the highest rank attainable in the Boy Scouting program of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). Requirements include earning at least 21 merit badges and demonstrating Scout Spirit through the Boy Scout Oath and Law, as well as in service, and leadership in your community. This also includes an extensive service project that I had to plan, organize, lead, and manage. My service project involved installing new garbage and recycling receptacles throughout various community parks in my hometown.


Areas of Specialization