Culture

At Kahler Slater, your voice matters.

Great design comes from a balance of autonomy and respectful collaboration. Every role is highly valued, and every person is trusted to contribute to Kahler Slater’s purpose. Together, we celebrate curiosity, think optimistically, and encourage fun.

Purpose + Values

Our purpose is to design to enrich life and achieve powerful results. We are guided and influenced by our values as we live our purpose.

Integrity

Honest intent, to our clients and each other.

Passion

Encouragement and support to do what drives us.

Creativity

Actively seeking new perspectives and solutions.

Openness

Sharing information makes us stronger and smarter.

Diversity

Celebrating differences because they are our strengths.

Community

Sharing and living our values in our community.

Trusting Relationships

Valuing honesty and mutual respect to do our best together.

Respectful Collaboration

Positively, professionally challenging and supporting each other.

Careers

We value trust, candor, and hard work.
We are genuine, creative collaborators.
We encourage you to do something you love.

Studios

Each of our studios uniquely reflect our passion for design.

Our spaces in Milwaukee, Chicago, Madison, and Richmond are designed to support individual needs while encouraging interaction so that the best ideas are shared and explored. Each office is located in a vibrant urban area that allows our staff to embrace the culture and amenities of that city. With ample collaboration spaces, flexible furniture, and outdoor patios, we aim to make our spaces a reflection of what we value.

Community

Community involvement and volunteerism is integral to who we are. We are dedicated to finding ways to support diversity, equity, and equality in the communities we live, work, and serve. Our support includes donations of our time, talents, and resources.

Our Community Partners

COA Youth & Family Centers
2021-2022 Partnership

Wisconsin Youth Company
2021-2022 Partnership

My Block My Hood My City
2021-2022 Partnership

United Way
Milwaukee and Madison partner for over 20 years

UPAF
Partner for over 20 years