Vice President | Healthcare Facilities Studio Director

Architect: Since 1976

Education: B. Architecture 1973 | Iowa State University
M. Architecture 1976 | University of Illinois

Registration: Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota, Ohio, North Carolina, Indiana, Florida, Michigan, California, Missouri, Arkansas, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, North Dakota, Colorado, Texas, Georgia

Mr. Baer leads Zimmerman’s multiple award winning healthcare facilities studio. The studio is comprised of a strong team of planners, architects, interior designers and engineers. Specialized in buildings that serve the healthcare continuum of needs, spanning from birth and infancy through end of life hospice care facilities, Baer has steadily and continually grown the firm’s healthcare client base, completing an extensive array of projects involving new construction, additions, expansions, and remodeling.

What do you enjoy the most about being a Healthcare Architect? 

“As a design professional, developing healing environments that are efficient, functional, safe and comforting is among the most rewarding applications of our accumulated skills. Health care environments are truly a blend of style and substance supported by science and soul.”