Embodying the ethos of BUILDorDIE, Steve’s work as principal at Valerio Dewalt Train is defined by intensity, passion, and drive. Steve’s interpersonal communication abilities and skill in managing complex projects with lots of moving pieces have led to the success of projects nationwide, including graduate student housing Vue53 and luxury apartments EnV in Chicago, as well as innovative urban living spaces for Industry and Park17 in Denver. Whether he’s collaborating with his clients, mentoring his team, or taking road trips with his family, he uses the force of great design to lead the way.
Member, The American Institute of Architects
Licensed Architect in Illinois
Master of Architecture, Oklahoma State University
Bachelor of Architecture, Oklahoma State University
Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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