About AEC

Serving the design needs of Central and Southern Missouri with Integrity, Honesty, and Creativity.

AEC Strives to provide Innovation, Advocation, and Technical Expertise in every project we assume.

We offer Design/Bid/Build and Design/Build services as well as Integrated Project Delivery which integrates people, systems, business structures and practices into a process that collaboratively harnesses the talents of all participants involved to reduce waste and optimize efficiency through all phases of the project.

Offering architectural expertise from residential and commercial, to churches, schools and health care.


Dan is an experienced Architect as well as professional engineer who has spent his entire professional career in Mid-Missouri designing for Commercial, Industrial, Religious, and Residential market segments.
Licensed Architect: 2004, Missouri No. A-2004006190
Professional Engineer: 1997, Missouri No. E-27472, Kansas No. 14727, Iowa No. 13951, Georgia No. PE033348, Illinois No. 062.061130, South Carolina No. 26722
Military: Former Lieutenant, U.S. Naval Civil Engineering Corps. (15 years total service)


RUSS MARTIN – Mechanical & Plumbing Engineer/Consultant

Bachelor of Landscape Architect Energy Engineering, Inc. 1995-2008 (President)
Engineering Associates of America, Inc. 1985—1995 (VP)
Custom Engineering, Inc.—1980—1985
City of Independence, MO—1975—1980 (City Forester)
State of Nebraska—1971—1975 (Western Landscape Architect)
Over 200 Geothermal Heating / cooling projects throughout the United States.


ROBERT “BOB” RUSSELL – Architecture/Consultant


MICHAEL GUERRERO – Bachelors of Science from California State University

Mechanical Engineer College Graduate in Summer of 2013 out of Long Beach, CA.  Mike was a Mechanical Engineer-In-Training in California and moved here to continue his knowledge.  He is a new resident to the area and has spent his majority of life in the State of California.


MICHELLE MILLS – Interior Designer

Michelle is a full time Art Teacher for Russellville Schools and has an Associate Degree in Interior Design.  She offers her vast experience when clients and/or the company needs it.

HEATHER IMLER – Interior Designer


MELISSA GRABER – Office Manager

Melissa has over 20 years of office experience.  She handles all of the Accounts Payable & Receivables for the company, coorespondence and the website.  Her efforts include keeping the office organized and running smoothly.  Before moving to this area, she had worked with Fortune 500 Companies in St. Louis, as well as Real Estate firms here at the Lake of the Ozarks.  She has been working with the company since October 2013.