Yearly Archives: 2014


Cornerstone Set at Bethel United Church of Christ

By | October 31st, 2014|Categories: News, Projects|

JNKA is honored to have had the privilege of participating in the recent cornerstone ceremony at Bethel United Church of Christ. The event was a great success and marks an important milestone in the construction of their new Welcome Center; [...]

2014 Brick in Architecture GOLD Award

By | July 8th, 2014|Categories: Awards|

JNKA is proud to announce St.Paul's Catholic Church-Chicago,IL has been selected as a GOLD award recipient by the Brick Industry Association in the 2014 Brick in Architecture Competition (Renovation category). Submission photos are shown above, or on The Brick Industry [...]

Where Faith Meets Work

By | June 24th, 2014|Categories: Articles|

“Where Faith Meets Work” - Dave Kuhlman's personal story about how his faith impacted his career and led him to specialize in serving churches and faith based clients.

Holy Family Villa Dedication

By | June 10th, 2014|Categories: News, Projects|

JNKA is happy to announce the dedication of Holy Family Villa! Many people were in attendance, including His Eminence Francis Cardinal George. Holy Family Villa is a licensed skilled care facility located in Palos Park, and JNKA is proud to have [...]

2014 AIA Illinois Awards

By | May 22nd, 2014|Categories: Awards, News|

Congratulations to JNKA's own Tom Jaeger on being recognized at the 2014 AIA Illinois Awards banquet, pictured here giving his acceptance speech! "The highest honor for service to the architecture profession, the Gold Medal Award, went to R.Thomas Jaeger, AIA [...]

These parishioners refused to let their church crumble

By | May 21st, 2014|Categories: Articles|

Crain's Chicago Business published an interesting article about the recent renovations done at St. Paul's Catholic Church in Chicago, complete with some great photos.  JNKA is proud to have had the opportunity to assist in both the renovations described in the article [...]

Naperville United Methodist Church Dedication

By | April 30th, 2014|Categories: News, Projects|

Congratulations to Naperville United Methodist Church on a successful dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony! JNKA is proud to have had the opportunity to serve the congregation in the design and construction of your new facility!

Christian School Products features St. Mary of the Woods School in Chicago

By | March 17th, 2014|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: |

The September 2013 publication of Christian School Products features an article on St.Mary of the Woods School in Chicago. The brief article describes the challenges faced at the height of the economic downturn and the eventual solutions realized by JNKA [...]

FUMC is the recipient of ALA Silver Award

By | January 17th, 2014|Categories: Awards, News|

It was a pleasure working with everyone at First United Methodist Church in Arlington Heights on their recent renovation project. Here is a group photo taken at the annual design awards banquet (hosted by Association of Licensed Architects) in which FUMC [...]

From Historic Seminary High School to Archdiocese Headquarters: The Quigley Story

By | January 13th, 2014|Categories: Articles, News|Tags: |

Dave Kuhlman, President of JNKA, recently authored a featured article for the Conference for Catholic Facility Management's (CCFM) Fall 2013 publication; The article focuses on the Archbishop Quigley Center and it's transformation from a pre-seminary high school to the administrative headquarters [...]