Kayla Berkson, AIA is an architect in the Des Moines studio. During her six years with BNIM, she has played an integral role in several projects, including: University of Iowa Visual Arts Building, American Enterprise Group Corporate Headquarters Renovation, University of Iowa Informatics Initiative, and the Lutheran Church of Hope Johnston Grimes. Kayla is passionate about good design and its positive impact on the human experience and the environment. She enjoys working collaboratively with clients, consultants, and colleagues to achieve thoughtful and elegant solutions.
She is actively involved in the American Institute of Architects at the local and regional level, currently serving as the AIA Central States Regional Associate Director and co-chair of the AIA Central States Emerging Professionals Committee.
Kayla earned her Bachelor of Architecture with a minor in digital media from Iowa State University.