Vice President & Client Development Leader
Oklahoma City

Stephen serves as REES’ healthcare segment leader. In his 25 years of experience, Stephen has been involved in the programming, planning and design of nationally recognized and award–winning healthcare institutions. From rural and community healthcare facilities to metropolitan medical centers, he is committed to improving the healing environment while maintaining efficient functional settings. He champions the firm’s vision, fostering a collaborative culture while working to find new and improved ways to meet and exceed client expectations. 
Stephen is an avid learner, and that propensity continues outside the office. In his spare time, you can usually find him with a book or tuned into a podcast.


Masters of Architecture University of Oklahoma Bachelor of Professional Studies, Architecture University of Buffalo Associates in Applied Science, Architectural Engineering and Construction Technology Alfred State College

Professional Affiliations: 

American Institute of Architects American Institute of Architect - Academy of Architecture for Health American Society of Healthcare Engineers NCARB Certified Health Industry Council Oklahoma Association of Healthcare Engineers ASHE Healthcare Construction Certification


Licensed Architect, Oklahoma, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, Texas Licensed Interior Design, Oklahoma LEED AP

Year Joined the Firm: 
Stephen E. Lawson joined REES in 2005