Chris Estes, CID, IIDA, LEED AP

Managing Principal

859.231.7538 Office

Since joining EOP in 1998, his efforts have been focused on ensuring that the firm’s design commitment is executed appropriately with respect to the built environment to serve our clients.

Chris’s client base during his tenure with the firm is widely diversified and includes project types for corporate workplaces, hospitality, commercial, education, healthcare, retail and others. Chris has created interior environments for the award-winning Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Office Building, KCTCS Administrative Offices, the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts Emergency Renovations and the Louisville headquarters of ORi among many others. He has been an instrumental designer on the firm’s award-winning projects such as the Paris-Bourbon County Public Library, UK’s Lee T. Todd, Jr. Building (College of Pharmacy) and the state’s first LEED-certified building, Lincoln Hall on the campus of Berea College.

EDUCATION: Bachelor of Housing & Interior Design (with Distinction), University of Kentucky

CERTIFICATIONS: Kentucky Certified Interior Designer; LEED Accredited Professional; National Council for Interior Design Qualification

Adjunct Instructor: UK College of Design; National Council for Interior Design Certification: former president OH and KY; Kentucky Interior Design Legislative Organization; U.S. Green Building Council