Our People

CORE EXPERTISE. COLLABORATIVE STRENGTH.

The core staff of LOA Architecture offers the full-service design and project management expertise of a larger firm, while providing the responsive and efficient service of a small practice.

Our project lead and support team represents decades of experience in all types of new construction and renovation projects, both large and small.

Tim Habben

Tim Habben

President

Tim has more than 3 decades of management experience, concentrating on architectural projects for educational institutions throughout the region. He brings a wealth of knowledge and a keen understanding of the unique demands that face school officials responsible for delivering modern facilities within ever-decreasing budgets.

After working with founder Luis Acosta for 14 years, Tim purchased and rebranded the firm as LOA Architecture. He is committed to discovering and implementing innovative solutions to modern architectural challenges, while maintaining the firm’s reputation of providing professional-quality services, on time, and on budget.

License
Registered Architect – Colo. Lic. #202154

Education
B.Arch, Iowa State University
M.Arch, University of Colorado Denver

Certificate
NCARB – National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

Gregg Allen

Gregg Allen

Project Architect, LEED AP

As Project Architect Gregg has more than 25 years of architectural experience, including work in the U.S. and overseas. He has been involved in large-scale government, commercial, institutional, correctional, and educational facilities, as well as single- and multi-family residential projects.

Recently he has concentrated on aircraft maintenance, warehouse, storage, communication, vehicle maintenance, and general office facilities.

Gregg is involved in all aspects of the architectural practice including project management, planning, construction documentation, and construction administration.

License
Registered Architect – Colo. Lic. #202141

Education
B.Arch, Montana State University
MBA, University of Denver

Certificate
LEED – Green Building Certification Institute

Ann Dang

Ann Dang

Job Captain Designer

During her undergraduate studies, Ann has been involved in multiple design organizations including AIAS (The American Institute of Architecture Students) which sparked her passion for leadership and involvement in the design field. Other experiences include studying abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark for a semester, and hosting a panel discussion in Seattle on race & gender equality in architecture.

Ann plans to attend graduate school in the next few years and eventually become a licensed architect. Some of the LOA projects that Ann has been involved with consists of the Paul Sandoval Campus buildings, Aurora Public Schools Security Vestibules, and Horizon High School renovations.

Education
B. Environmental Design, University of Colorado Boulder, 2019

Professional Experience
LOA Architecture, Colorado
Prescient Co Inc., Colorado
Pocci Interior Design, Colorado

Ben Kohut

Benjamin Kohut

Job Captain Designer

Ben graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a passion to design highly efficient buildings that strong arm the environment instead of relying on technology. During his time at school, he had the opportunity to study abroad in Rome and visit archaeological dig sites and helped the 2020 NREL Solar Decathlon team for CU Boulder. Ben plans to attend graduate school soon and eventually become a licensed architect. Ben has been involved with projects at LOA such as Paul Sandoval Campus buildings, Stober Elementary School renovations and DPS COVID Nurse Station upgrades.

Education
B. Environmental Design, University of Colorado Boulder, 2020

Professional Experience
LOA Architecture, Colorado

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