Joe Dixon, NCARB


Joe joined IDEA in 2022, combining an extensive knowledge of BIM with experience on many project types. Prior to joining IDEA, Joe was involved in projects ranging from theaters to research laboratories working with a variety of clients, budgets, and scales. Joe is also interested in architectural research, during his undergraduate studies contributing to the CTBUH research publication “The Space Across: Skybridges and the Future City.” In his spare time, Joe enjoys cycling, swimming, and reading.

Selected Experience

  • HHS Office Relocation, John C. Kluczynski Federal Building and Ralph H. Metcalfe Federal Building, General Services Administration
  • BNSF Maintenance of Way Building Program – Lawrence, KS, Wellington, KS, Beardstown, IL, and Augusta, IL (TKDA)
  • BNSF Alliance Yard Renovation – Alliance, NE (TKDA)
  • Norfolk Southern Northumberland Yard Building – Northumberland, PA (TKDA)
  • Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center Lab Relocation – Chicago, IL (Holabird & Root)
  • American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Simulator Lab – Rosemont, IL (Holabird & Root)
  • North Island Center and Copley Theatre Renovation– Aurora, IL (Holabird & Root)


B. Architecture
Illinois Institute of Technology


Licensed Architect

State of Illinois, 2020