“[SchenkelShultz Architecture Fort Wayne, now dba Elevatus Architecture] truly comprehends the importance of creating schools that are based on the DoDEA standards, but reflect the unique culture and character of the bases on which they are built. ... It is without hesitation that I recommend this firm for future work with USACE and DoDEA.”

Michelle Peralta

PROJECT MANAGER, USACE - Savannah District

“[SchenkelShultz Architecture Fort Wayne, now dba Elevatus Architecture] not only understands the higher education market place, they understand our university needs comprehensively. They are able to convert learning modalities and educational pedagogies into physical, durable locations within our buildings that serve faculties and students in an excellent fashion.”

Arthur E. Snyder, Ed.D.


“The level of service that Fort Wayne Community Schools received from [this firm's] team during the construction of New Tech Academy @ Wayne was superb. ...The architects were innovative and took the time to truly understand the different learning modalities that we were looking for. ... At all times during the project, close attention was given to details, schedule and construction costs.”

Liz Bryan


“I would like to convey my full recommendation of utilizing [this firm] of Fort Wayne, Indiana to design and construct any detention facility or other building project.  Sanilac County has continuously relied on [this firm] for their expertise and dedication to quality of service on various projects.  I have actively worked with them in the planning stages of our renovation and jail expansion project. ....openly encouraging for us to provide input throughout the process.”

Garry M. Biniecki

Sheriff, Sanilac County