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As architects, we know the value of taking pride in your built environment, and we strive to create and preserve that pride. Since 1977, Berggren Architects has had the honor of preserving Nebraska’s finest architecture.
Today, we work in preservation and restoration, new sustainable construction, and consulting for all building types from churches and museums to courthouses and private residences.
Jerry Berggren, AIA
Jerry founded Berggren Architects in 1977. His expertise in historic preservation, building condition diagnostics, design, and documentation have allowed Berggren Architects to work on over 30 of Nebraska’s finest courthouses, the State of Wyoming’s Capital, as well as several museums, libraries, and residences throughout Nebraska and the surrounding states.
Steve Severson, AIA
Steve Severson joined Berggren Architects in 2015 as an Architectural Intern while attending the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. He later completed his licensure in the state of Nebraska in 2019. As a Project Architect, Steve has worked on an extensive amount of county courthouse restorations including, York County Courthouse and Saline County Courthouse.
Ashley Peterson, Asocciate aia
Ashley joined Berggren Architects in 2020 as the Director of Marketing and Business Development, after graduating from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln with a Bachelor of Science in Design – Architecture . She provides insight on marketing strategy, business development, and client relations while pursuing her passion for sustainable architecture.
Janet Jeffries joined Berggren Architects in 2006 as our Architectural and Preservation Historian. As a former educator, writer, and researcher in the field of historical and architectural preservation, her knowledge and expertise have made her an asset to our team. Janet has assisted on numerous projects including the Wayne County Courthouse.
Brandy Nguyen joined Berggren Architects in April of 2020. As an architectural intern, Brandy performs various secretarial duties, while assisting project architects with project organization and drawing review. His interests in sustainable design, urban planning, and museum design makes Brandy a perfect fit to our team.
Morgan Davis joined Berggren Architects in 2018. As an Architectural Intern, Morgan’s love for historic architecture has influenced her desire to understand the importance of a building’s life span. Her passion for creating environmentally sustainable designs has made her an asset to our team.
Jessica Fujan joined Berggren Architects in 2019. As an architectural intern, Jessica has assisted project architects with several projects including, Nemaha County Courthouse, Jefferson County Courthouse, and the Cheyenne Fountain Restoration.