History

Michael J. Burns Architects, Ltd. (MJBA) was founded in 1983, and is a North Dakota Professional Corporation.

Principal Michael Burns, AIA, CID, has over 35 years of professional experience in both public and private sector work.Throughout MJBA’s history about 65% of our work has been for public institutions, governmental agencies, cities, and counties. Projects vary in size, program, and client profile. Projects include churches, county buildings, residential and healthcare structures, schools, and higher education facilities.

The firm uses its expertise in historic preservation and adaptive reuse when working with many of our clients. We are well acquainted with regulatory design standards and procedures. We have extensive experience working with larger and diverse building committees. We enjoy the challenge of meeting budgets and times frames. MJBA is also one of the area’s leading firms in Historic Preservation.