Jason Korb

Steel-Timber Research Project Steering Committee

Korb + Associates Architects, Principal Architect | Milwaukee, United States


As principal architect and owner of Korb + Associates, Jason is a licensed architect in 20 states with 23 years of experience. He brings a broad understanding of the design and construction industry to bear, largely in the service of mission based clients. He has been involved with numerous award-winning education, commercial, mixed use, high rise and student housing facilities.

Jason is also regarded as an international thought leader on the adoption of mass timber construction, which he believes will become the benchmark for sustainable housing in the twenty first century. He has led the design of Ascent MKE, which, when completed in 2022, became the tallest mass timber hybrid tower in the world. He has presented mass timber architecture at international conferences in Portland, OR, Chicago, IL, and Dubai, UAE.

Jason Korb

CTBUH Designated Expert


Steel-Timber Research Project Steering Committee (2022 – Present)

Annual Conference, Presenter (Middle East 2018)

Annual Conference, Session Chair (Chicago 2019)