Aspen Thorstenson

Commercial Design Director

As a licensed architect, Aspen works to plan and design buildings that are responsive to their surroundings and public safety. With her project management experience, Aspen co-leads the architectural department of Lloyd Design Group as the Commercial Design Director. She develops project schedules, coordinates with consultants, and manages collaboration between departments, including Lloyd Development and Construction.

Professional Passion

Aspen enjoys being a part of projects that improve the community and help provide resources and amenities.

Personal Interests

She likes spending time with her family at the lake, exploring new restaurants and stores and starting new projects.

Community Involvement

Accessible Housing Advisory Board, City of Sioux Falls and Minnehaha County

Elected Mayor, White, SD (2019 – 2020)

Fire Hall Committee, White, SD (2019)


South Dakota State University – Architecture

South Dakota State University – M. Architecture

CPHC, PHIUS (2016-present)

OSHA 30-hr Safety Certification (2017 – present)

Best Part of My Job

Getting to work with a team of people who are holistically interested in bettering our surroundings and constantly looking at what can be done to positively help one another.