Carl Karlen


Design Principal


Carl has been a practicing architect since 1999, and he has been licensed in Missouri and Illinois since 2007. Throughout his career he has worked on a variety of project types in multiple roles including project architect, sustainability leader, and designer. In the latter role, Carl leads with a creative and performance-based perspective on architectural design, both on specific project teams and within the professional environment generally. Several of the projects & competitions he has contributed to have been published in professional journals and/or distinguished with various design awards. Carl has been a Lecturer at the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts at Washington University in St. Louis since 2008. He currently leads the design and architectural efforts of FACET AD as the Design Principal.