Drew Magnuson

CEO & 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
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards - Member
Registered Architect in 7 states

Community Service

Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church

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 multi-family housing and commercial sectors. Primary project experience includes automotive, hospitality, market rate multi-family housing, public 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 1,250 projects combined, locally and nationally.

Away from the office, Drew enjoys traveling with his wife Lisa, annual camping excursions with family, and hiking nearby parks and trails with his golden doodles Chili and Lela. In his free time, Drew enjoys photography and winemaking.