Julie Rivkin Wheeler

Julie joined Wheeler Kearns in 1993, where she wears the hats of office manager, personnel and public relations coordinator, and project assistant.

Julie received a Bachelor of Arts from Yale College in 1976 and a Master of Architecture degree from University of Illinois at Chicago in 1979. After graduation Julie worked for eleven years at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, Chicago. As an Associate in the firm, Julie managed the in-house proprietary computer software applications for architects, computer training and software testing. Julie also worked at the Chicago Institute for Architecture and Urbanism from 1988 to 1992 as a computer graphics consultant to the fellows at the Institute.

A Chicago native, Julie is married to one of the bosses. Dan and Julie have two children, Jack and Annabel.

1979                    . MArch, University of Illinois at Chicago
1994 BA, Yale College
Professional Experience
1991-present Wheeler Kearns Architects, Chicago, Office Manager
1988-1991 SOM Foundation, Chicago, Consultant
1985-1987 SOM, Chicago, Associate, Director
1976-1977 Pierre Vigneron Architects, Paris, Intern Architect
1976 Holabird and Root, Chicago, Intern Architect
Professional Registration
Professional Affiliations
2013-present Women’s Board, University of Chicago
2013-present Impact 100, Chicago