Ivan started his career journey with a three year diploma in Theology from Central Pentecostal College (now Horizon College & Seminary). He proceeded from there to the University of Manitoba to pursue a Master of Architecture Degree.
With a passion to be involved in Church design, Ivan moved to Simcoe, Ontario to be part of the D. McIntyre, Church Growth International Team. Five years later he moved to Orangeville to be part of Cathedral Developments (Chapelstone Developments) and, finally to set up his own practice.
With more than 30 years' of experience, the passion to support churches with their design needs continues. Ivan's role focused on client interactions, technical refinement and drawing coordination.