HERVEY LAVOIE

Senior Principal

Hervey is President of OLC – has been since 1990, a span of more than 30 years!   Hervey salutes his great OLC partners through those years, who have handled well the administrative and technical burdens of running an architectural practice.   It has been that great partner support that has enabled Hervey to always be “hands-on” with his clients as a practicing architect.– actively involved in the creative phase of most OLC projects and having team leadership responsibility for design inspiration, client-centered planning, and overall mission fulfillment.

 

In his 45+ years as a licensed Architect, he has completed athletic club design assignments in 48 states and 11 countries. In addition to hundreds of athletic clubs, Hervey has designed more than 50 medically integrated, hospital-affiliated, fitness/wellness centers.

 

Hervey has written extensively about his design approach and has been published more than 70 times in various books, magazines, and trade journals, including the Medical Fitness Association (MFA) Design Guidelines and the ACSM’s national medical fitness design manual, as well as IHRSA Club Business International, Athletic Business and Club Industry magazines. Hervey has also been a conference speaker at more than 20 Industry events including IHRSA and MFA.

Education

University of Colorado, Master of Architecture
University of Detroit Mercy, Bachelor of Architecture

License

Licensed Architect – CT, MI, PA, VA

Hobbies

I am an avid golfer and I have taken 10,500 fitbit steps everyday for 1370 days in a row.

Fun Facts

I can juggle. I raised two children who are now successful, happy adults.