Richard M. Swanson, AIA
Chief Executive Officer
Rick has over thirty (30) years experience as an award-winning architect, builder, and developer of successful residential and commercial projects. His background in architectural design is instrumental in establishing an aesthetic-conscience for each Swanson Development project while respecting the cultural and environmental aspects of a site. Rick’s extensive experience in all facets of development combined with his architectural training has proven invaluable to the Blithfield team.
Tom Donahue, AIA
Partner in Swanson + Donahue Architects
Tom is an award-winning architect with over twenty (20) years of experience designing luxury residences, restaurants, retail centers, boutique offices, and light-industrial buildings. His talents and input ensure Swanson Development’s original vision for a project is carried-through the design phases.
Charles E. Crook, AICP
Chuck has over thirty (30) years of land planning experience, including twenty-five (25) years as the Director of Community Development for the City of Lake Forest, Illinois. Using his Masters in Urban Planning, he has extensive experience and knowledge regarding land planning, zoning, annexation, and municipal government.
Jen is Swanson Development’s newest member, but is already a vital team member. With a background in Media Arts, Jen is responsible for assisting Swanson Development in creating graphics, marketing materials, investment summaries, and project presentations.