architecture + design + mep + structural

John W. Hover, AIA, NCARB
Senior Project Manager

John W Hover is a licensed Architect in the state of Texas, NCARB certified and a member of the American Institute of Architects with over 20 years’ experience. His background ranges from designing restaurants / bars, movie theaters, entertainment, single / multifamily residential, various healthcare and research facilities including hospitals and surgery centers, lite industrial warehouse construction, various levels of senior living facilities, commercial buildings, and retail stores.  John has also had experience with multimillion dollar projects that include original design concepts and researching code guidelines, project management and construction administration as well as monitoring budgetary restrictions and construction schedules.

In addition to design and construction experience John has also worked in the field of Forensic Architecture assisting clients, attorneys, design professionals, contractors and the insurance industry to evaluate building design and construction. This work included invoice and building failure analysis, cause and origin investigation, interpretation of building codes, and testifying in disputes and litigation related to building distress, personal injury, and deficiencies in design and construction.

With his wide project experience and drive to complete successful design pleasing projects both in time and in budget, John has become an asset to ID Studio 4 since 2016.

John earned his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, and Rome, Italy.