Financial and Project Management
Living Patriot, LLC
Stuart D. Patterson’s role with Living Patriot is focused on business development and
project management. Stuart is actively involved in daily operations and interaction
with the entire Living Patriot team, clients, consultants and vendors to insure quality
assurance and quality control.
Stuart has over 16 years of experience in architecture and construction
administration and has worked for companies both large and small, in capacities
ranging from designer to Principal-in-Charge. His primary strengths and focus are
his ability to manage and complete projects of all scales on time, within budget and
with project intent, while fostering a collaborative environment that promotes team
members’ development and professional growth.
With a broad background in all phases of design, new construction and renovations,
Stuart’s experience also includes client financial and contract management, design-
build, in-house and consultant team coordination and project development from
conception design through construction administration and project completion.
Stuart’s architecture project experience includes a wide range of corporate office,
justice, aviation, commercial, educational and residential facilities. He holds a B.S.
Architecture degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and a Masters of
Architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
As a business owner, Stuart co-founded and served as Vice President in charge
of business operations for Huff-Patterson, Inc., an architecture firm focusing on
education and small-scale commercial building and planning projects. In addition,
he has worked as a project manager for companies such as HOK, Inc, Teng &
Associates, Inc. and Legat Architects, Inc. His clients include State Farm Insurance,
TD Ameritrade, Chicago Department of Aviation, City of Chicago, United Airlines and
American Airlines, and others.
Stuart resides in St. Louis and is closely involved with United Sates National and
Youth development swimming programs.