About Us
The KDS Team
Kind Words

Over the years, Kirkwood Design Studio has fluctuated between five and twelve employees.
Our current team members are:

MaryKrupinski, RA, AIA
Registered in Indiana since 1987

Mary is the president and owner of Kirkwood Design Studio, which she founded in1998. A graduate of Ball State University, she now has over three decades of experience in the architectural profession. Her design and leadership skills have won her numerous awards over the years.

Mary can be reached at: mk@kdsarchitects.com
  Cliff Huggins, RA, AIA
registered in Indiana, Texas, and Mississippi
LEED Green Associate and a Certified Construction Specifier

Cliff is a graduate of Mississippi State University and has 35 years of architectural experience.  Cliff joined Kirkwood Design Studio in 2014.  He is responsible for in-office research and production of construction documents. 

Cliff can be reached at:  ch@kdsarchitects.com 
Karen Scales

Karen is the KDS Office Manager. With over 30 years of experience in the business, she addresses the business aspect of the office and assists in processing of architectural documents.

Karen can be reached at: ks@kdsarchitects.com
Kayo Tsuchiya, LEED AP

Kayo joined KDS in 2006 at first, and rejoined KDS in 2013 after coming back from Japan.  She received her Bachelor of Architecture from University of Arizona.  Kayo is involved in drawing production from rendering efforts to drafting construction documents.

Kayo can be reached at: kt@kdsarchitects.com