UTZ & Associates Architects P.C. (UAA) was established in 2009 by current firm
Principle Architecht and Owner William (Bill) UTZ, formely President of Hance,
UTZ and Associates and ArchiTextures Design Center. Now staffed with additional
licensed Architect Colton Davis and nationally registered Interior Designer
Taylor Hecht, UAA has established ourselves as the areas experts in architectural
space planning, design and visualization.
Well versed in several project types, including recreational sports and child
care facilities, UAA prides oruselves in using technologically superior processes,
providing greater value and a clearer view for our clients. To accomplish this,
UAA utilizes the industries latest and most advanced 3D digital modeling software
that allows us to provide near photo-realistic images and video of our clients
proposed projects, eliminating the need for clients to understand and interpret
traditional architectural graphics or terminology.
President, Owner Architect
Mr. William (Bill) UTZ is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a BS in Architectural Studies and a Masters of Architecture with concentration in Structural Engineering. He is an architect licensed in the states of Illinois, Montana, and Kentucky. He is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards. Bill serves as Architect and Project Manager of all types from initial design concept, through construction observation and beyond. He was formerly the President of Hance, UTZ and Associates architectural firm and ArchiTextures Design Center. His vision is to provide his clients with a high standard of design in one location by providing Architectural / Engineering and Interior Design Services in house.
Mr. Colton Davis is a graduate of Southern Illinois University Carbondale where he earned a BS in Architectural Studies and a Masters of Architecture. He is a licensed Architect with experience in a diverse mix of project types including education, retail and healthcare. Colton also has experience in designing energy efficient buildings, and he is a certified LEED Green Associate.
Mrs. Taylor Hecht is a graduate of Southern Illinois University Carbondale where she earned a BS in Interior Design. She is currently working towards her NCIDQ certification and has 3 years of experience within the design industry. Taylor has knowledge in space planning , finish selection, and furniture specification.
Business Development Director
Mr. Tim Stephens is the Business Development Director for UTZ and Associates Architects P.C. His professional life has been dedicated to business marketing and finance since 1989, working for regional and national corporations such as Fifth Third Bancorp and Primelending, a Plains Capital Company.