Steev Wilson, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, is the Founding Partner of Forum Phi, a multi-disciplinary architecture and design firm that has received regional and national recognition for its extensive portfolio of architecture, interior design, and planning services. Originally from New York, Steev received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from Syracuse University. An adopted Aspenite, Steev is active in a number of local charities and non-profit organizations and wholeheartedly believes in engaging in the communities in which we live. Serving on numerous boards throughout the years, he currently sits on the Basalt Chamber Resort Association, Employee Sustainability Committee for the Aspen Chamber of Commerce, Create Mentorship Aspen and is a member of the Aspen Institute.
Always striving to improve the architectural process in order to provide superior design services, Steev is known for his innovative thinking, active client involvement, and action-driven dynamic. With an innate desire to determine exactly how things work, he continues to find ways to make the most challenging projects come to fruition. Steev’s philosophy marries a balance of creativity and design with the process, making sure to continually highlight the client’s vision throughout.
At the helm of Forum Phi, Steev led the studio through sustainable growth. Named #1 Best Place to Work by Outside Magazine two years in a row, Forum Phi was founded based on a promise to create a professional environment where egos are left at the door, all ideas are exchanged and giving back to local communities is encouraged. This unique culture allows the firm’s dedicated team of architects and designers to seek a wide variety of projects, affirming that the studio’s multi-disciplinary work is enriched from tackling diverse challenges of type, scale, and audience.