"I would highly recommend Todd and Carlson Architecture to provide architectural and design services for your church."

Larry Breeden - Building Administrator

“Everything has been very well thought through and the end result has been a well put together Worship Center that is providing Harvest with a great space for worship...”

Scott Poling - Senior Pastor

“I trust that your experience with Carlson Architecture will be as positive as ours."

Scott J. Ziegler - Senior Pastor

“As we moved through the design process it became evident that the Carlson team had a wide breadth of experience working with churches and understood the special challenges involved.”

Scott Engle -  Committee Chairman

The Orchard Evangelical Free Church

“We are very pleased with the results of your design and planning and believe we are in process to create the best campus possible at this location. ”

Gary Griffin - Board Chairman

"We have enjoyed partnering with Todd and his team throughout this process. They worked quickly and creatively. They were patient with us while we figured out the scope of the project."

David W. Jones Senior Pastor

"You will find in Todd and his team a commitment to excellence while at the same time a close personal touch to develop plans which are unique to your ministry setting.”

Mark Boster - Senior Pastor

"We found Todd Carlson to be creative, responsive, responsible, and thorough in his work. He was a good listener translating our ideas and dreams into structural form."

Dennis Perryman - Lead Pastor

"You were able to take our ideas, inject your ideas, and give us not just a building, but a church home that is very welcoming and warm.”

Kenneth R. Volkening - Committee Chairman

“We have spent numerous hours together and I have learned something of his skills as an architect and his commitment as a believer in Jesus Christ. ”

Kerry L. Bauman - Senior Pastor

"The project had very tight design, engineering, and construction schedules. We were pleased to celebrate the Grand Opening on the target date. We will recommend others to consider Carlson Architecture for their next project.”

Galen Hiestand - Executive Pastor

“Todd’s architectural skills and dedication to the design of Union Chapel Church’s new Community and Active Area made for a successful experience
for our organization. ”

Charles Teague - Building Committee Chairman

“Todd and his team are professional, attentive, respectful, and timely. We
have been very pleased with the quality of work we have received."

Jon Culver - Aurora Campus Pastor

Envangelical Covenant Church

"In my position working with over 750 churches nationwide, it is important to have a good network of local professionals who bring both technical expertise and familiarity with church-related dynamics. I consider you to be one of those professionals.”

Gary Walter - Executive Minister

zion lutheran church
“Each step of the way, Todd Carlson and his staff has provided what we have needed in clear and helpful ways."

Rev. Dave Daubert - DMin, PhD, Pastor

Park Place Baptist Church
"..I’ve been pleased with Mr. Carlson’s practical and sensible approach to discerning our needs and desires, as well as his clear and prompt communication throughout the
process, from beginning to end."

John Lynch - Interim Pastor

“I want to thank you for your incredible work on our Hub design. Know that your work will have an impact for all eternity.”

Eric Rojas -Executive Pastor Christ Community Church St. Charles Campus


Wheaton Christian Reformed Church

"You were realistic and honest with us in what we could and could not accomplish. In short, our experience with you and your company has been most gratifying. We thank God for you."

John F. Schuurman - Pastor

Efraim Carlson and Sons Construction

“Over the past eight years, our firm has worked with Todd on many different projects, including several churches. I have found his drawings to be well thought out and very detailed, which has made the construction of these projects flow smoothly. ”

Dave W. Hillstrom - General Contractor

Professional Constructioin Management

"Todd has the best interests of the Owner, therefore the project, at all times and is readily available and willing to assist the contractors with their questions during the course of construction..”

Michael Rankin - President

“I have found Todd and his staff to be very easy to work with, open to suggestions, and also willing to offer ideas and solutions as needed.”

Paul DeHaven - DeKalb Campus Pastor

“Todd Carlson created both a long term and short term design for a church we acquired and did an outstanding job of effectively using the space we had to create children’s ministry rooms and update our worship center. His interior design expertise was an added plus as he helped us turn the remodeled space into something that as also aesthetically pleasing. He is very professional, has great expertise in design and remodeling, and always helped us find cost effective ways to accomplish out vision. I would highly recommend him for an size project your are considering.”

Rick DeMarco - Pastor of Administration

“I wanted to write and reiterate how well I believe the River Ridge Renovation was designed and led by you. The final product is beautiful and fits them perfectly. Thank you for your partnership and friendship as we worked together. It was a pleasure.”

John Denny - President and Lead Consultant

"The dialogue between client and architect is about as intimate as any conversation you can have, because when you're talking about building a house, you're talking about dreams". - Robert A. M. Stern