Tim Swanson (Futures Council)

Tim Swanson

Chief Design Officer, Skender

Designer, urban planner, innovator, teacher, leader and entrepreneur, Tim leads Skender’s integrated studio, bridging across disciplines to bring his passion for an aligned design, manufacture and construction process to the firm’s clients. Tim is responsible for driving the organization through design and process innovation. Tim is a board member of Archeworks and the West Central Association, and sits on the Design Council for the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.