Drew Magnuson

Principal of Finn Daniels Architects
Project Architect | Senior Project Manager


Bachelor of Arts in Architecture – Iowa State University
Department of Architecture - University of Bath, England


American Institute of Architects - Member
Registered Architect in 5 states

Community Service

WITC - Architectural Commercial Design Advisory Committee
Coach – Hudson Soccer Association

Since joining Finn Daniels Architects in 1990, Drew has performed in many capacities including: existing conditions surveys, code research, conceptual design, design development, construction documents, specification writing, project management and construction administration. Drew has a wide variety of project experience in the commercial sector. Primary project experience includes automotive, hospitality, multi-family housing, and retail project types.

Drew’s diverse work experience and education give him the ability to look at projects from multiple perspectives to find effective solutions. Drew’s personal production and management experience includes over 1,200 projects combined, locally and nationally.

Away from the office, Drew enjoys traveling with his wife Lisa, annual camping excursions with family to Lake Superior and early morning runs with his golden doodles Chili and Lela to nearby Willow River State Park. In his free time, Drew enjoys photography and has recently taken up winemaking. Two times a year, the Magnuson household experiences the energy and excitement of the Border Battle when Drew’s Minnesota Vikings take on his wife Lisa’s Green Bay Packers. Enter the Magnuson household during the Battle of the Border at your own risk…