LWD (Leasure Wiegand Design, LLC) is an architecture and planning firm that is the collaboration of Kevin Wieagnd & Paul Leasure. Together they bring over 40 years of experience in architecture, planning, development and construction.
LWD provides architectural services from initial design, construction documents and construction administration in both commercial and residential buildings.
LWD also provides planning and development consulting, to assist Real Estate investors, through the feasibility, design and government approval process. The focus is to help investors find the highest and best use for urban infill properties.
LWD not only provides quality drawings and services. We also take pride in investing the time to interview our clients to create projects that meets the clients vision and stay within their budget.
Being an advocate for the client through design , approval and construction is a responsibility LWD takes seriously. We guide our clients through the entire process, and offer our expertise.
Paul Leasure has been a resident of Colorado since the early 1990’s. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Paul has been in the architectural field for over 20 years and has experience working on a range of projects from single family homes, multi-family housing, resort, retail, office, and large commercial projects. Being the son of an Architect, Paul was exposed to the process at a young age. Working summers for construction companies and for his father while in high school and college afforded Paul the opportunity to build the fundamental skills in architecture, design, and business that he has carried forward in his career.
He enjoys spending time with his wonderful wife and three children exploring the Colorado outdoors including hiking, biking, kayaking, and skiing in the front range and Summit County.
LEASURE WIEGAND DESIGN
architecture, PLANNING & CONSULTING
We are happy to announce the formation of “Leasure Wiegand Design, Architecture”. Kevin Wieagnd & Paul Leasure, together bring over 40 years experience in architecture, planning & real estate development consulting.
Originally from Chicago. Kevin helped renovate his first house, when he was 13 years old. He worked his way through college doing construction and working in bike shops, graduating from University of Illinois at Chicago, with BA in Fine Arts (sculpture). He moved to Colorado in 1993 and worked as a carpenter. Kevin returned to school, to get his Masters of Architecture from University of Colorado, Denver. After graduating, Kevin worked for a couple firms in Denver, working his way up to Project Architect. His work focused on recreation centers, public buildings, medical facilities and various commercial buildings. Two of his recreation centers won American Institute of Architects, Colorado, Design Awards. He went on to spend four years as the Design Development Manager for a real estate development firm, performing land planning & overseeing all aspects of the development process.
Kevin then decided to take his 20 plus years experience in architecture, planning, development & construction and open Leasure Wiegand Design LLC, with his longtime friend and colleague, Paul Leasure .
Kevin lives with his beautiful wife and great son in the Parkhill neighborhood of Denver. He teaches a Design Studio for future architects and planners at McAuliffe middle school. In his free time he likes to cook, watch old movies and spend time outdoors, mostly snowboarding & fly fishing.