About Us

With 18+ years of experience in the architectural field, Joe Barna’s portfolio covers various projects for commercial, residential, and retail clients which include restaurants, office facilities, big box retailers, in-line strip centers and mix-use buildings as well as being a member of design teams for complex sports venues and stadiums.

As a licensed professional, Joe Barna has been tasked with the overall coordination of building construction and the development process. This includes managing the schematic and design development phases and construction document phase, consultant coordination, as well as contract and construction administration and construction management services. This role requires strong leadership and communication skills with expertise in many aspects of the architectural field.


Bachelor of Science, Architecture

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, 1995




American Institute of Architects

Featured Projects

Luxor Building Corp.

Lead Architect for the developer providing Architectural and Construction Management services for mix-use building and residential projects.

LA Fitness, Mid-West and East Coast Locations

Architectural Design and Construction Management for 45,000 SF fitness centers.

The Home Depot

Architectural services in nationwide locations for the nations largest home improvement retailer.

Charter One Bank, Midwest Locations / Chicago, Illinois

Architectural services for projects which include both in-line and ground up locations.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Ohio, Texas and Florida

Architectural services for Tenant Build-Out projects and full Construction Management Services for the franchisee.

Vapiano – Pasta | Pizza | Bar

Tenant Build-Out in urban locations and remodels. Services performed include Schematic Test Fits for location assessment, Pre-Design, Preparation of Construction Documents and Construction Management Services.

Texas Roadhouse, Nationwide and International Locations

Architectural services for the growth and development of Texas Roadhouse nationwide as well as international locations in the Middle-East, Taiwan and Philippines.

La Petite Academy

Prototype development and full Architectural Services for new day-care roll out program.

MOOYAH – Burgers | Fries | Shakes

Architectural services for the growth and development of the gourmet burger restaurant in the Middle-East.

Caffe del Doge, Italian Caffe

Providing branding and concept designs for franchise for a new international roll-out program.