Lyle Beecher has been involved in the design and construction business for over 20 years. As a young brick mason and framer he gained hands-on experience of the building process. While at Naylor Wentworth Architects he co-administered the firm's 5-year open-end design contract with General Services Administration, Rocky Mountain Region. At Layton Construction Company he served as the in-house architect for over 3 years. During this time he managed the construction of 2 major projects which further enhanced his understanding of construction.