Simon Verchota

Architectural Technician

Education

Associate of Architectural Technology – Hennepin Technical College

Community Service

Polar Plunge Preparations
Uptown Art Fair
Feed My Starving Children

Simon is a knowledgeable professional with over five years of experience in the architectural and construction industry. He has experience on job sites, using different drafting programs, and managing multiple projects at one time. Simon enjoys being hands on and seeing projects to a successful completion.

Currently his role at Finn Daniels allows Simon to have a hand in many phases of the projects. Some days Simon specializes in updating AutoCAD files to reflect client needs for current projects. Other times he is focused on helping with request for proposals by doing site visits, taking pictures and getting the partners any critical information they need to draft the proposal. Having worked on many different projects opens him up a broader knowledge to many aspects of the industry. Simon’s history at the firm allows him to serve a wide range of clients from start to finish. He is familiar with deadlines and able to exceed the client's needs.

Simon was drawn to architectural drafting because it allowed him to hone in on his strengths of being creative and hands on. He enjoys the building process. Seeing the project progress and come to completion is very fulfilling for him.

In Simon’s spare time, he enjoying traveling with his wife Alicia, spending time with their two dogs, working on projects around the house, and cheering on the Minnesota professional sports teams. Simon has a drive to explore new places and try new foods! His most recent travels included a week exploring Mexico. Simon’s two dogs keep him very active on the weekends as they are high energy and love going on walks. Simon and his wife recently moved into their new home and now Simon loves to spend his weekends building projects and working on the yard. When it’s time to relax, Simon loves sitting down and cheering on the Minnesota Twins and Wild.