Butko – AIA, NCARB,

Dan is a registered architect and a faculty member at The University of Oklahoma College of Architecture responsible for instructing students in design studios, materials, sustainable technology, and architectural acoustics. With over 23 years experience in design, construction, and teaching, Dan leads and sets the standards for design and production at RBDG. Dan and his wife Debra enjoy photography, playing musical instruments, and dabbling in home recording. They are avid fans of teaching their three children about music, architecture, and being creatively artistic in various mediums.


Bachelor of Design in Architecture – The University of Florida, 1998
Master of Architecture (emphasis on natural acoustics) – The University of Florida, 2005

Professional Registrations and Affiliations

Registered Architect in multiple states
American Institute of Architects, AIA
National Council of Architectural Review Boards, NCARB
Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, LEED AP
Robert Bradford Newman Student Award Fund Advisory Committee
Acoustical Society of America Technical Committee on Architectural Acoustics