Jared Younglove

Technical Director


With a strong background in civic, specialty medical and dental, large and small-scale retail, corporate headquarters, and religious design, Jared Younglove, AIA, has helped shape the architectural landscape in Southwest Missouri. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Studies from Southern Illinois University, Younglove moved to the area in 2002 and has spent his time exercising his creativity and expanding his knowledge base.

Driven to better the community he calls home, Younglove brings his extensive experience in design, construction documentation, and project management to every client, as well as a strong ability to accurately and quickly document concepts and transform them into easy-to-read solutions. Excited to see each design become a reality, Younglove thrives with a collaborative approach, working closely with principals throughout the project. As a result, he is able to make sure the quality not only meets, but also exceeds, the needs of the client and the end users. Younglove exemplifies the innovative approach that Paragon Architecture is known for.


Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies – Southern Illinois University


Registered Architect – Illinois, Missouri

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Springfield Regional Police and Fire Training Center (SRPFTC)
Stone County Library
US Customs Springfield-Branson National Airport
Springfield Airport TSA Renovations
Springfield Airport – US Customs Border Patrol / General Aviation Facility
Springfield Yardwaste Recycling Center
State of Missouri – DNR Missouri Geological Survey Building – Re-Roof, Masonry Repairs
Greene County Morgue – Roofing and Site Work
MOTASM-G Shop Relocations – Missouri National Guard
Gascosage Electric Cooperative


Easter Law Firm

Corporate Office

Paragon Architecture Office
HomePride Bank – Ava
Foundation Credit Union
Paladin Building Renovations
Jack Henry & Associates Springfield Re-Roofs
Jack Henry & Associates Monett Re-Roofs
Jack Henry & Associates Elizabethtown, KY Exterior Envelope


Little Sunshine's Playhouse - Colorado Springs
MSSU – Taylor Hall
Cassville School District Performing Arts / FEMA Safe Room
Campbell Pre-K/Elementary School
Purdy School District – Entry Addition and Renovations
Junction Hill School District – Gym Expansion / Locker Room Addition / Safe Room
Ash Grove School District - Re-Roofs
Crowder College McDonald Hall Renovation
Bernie School District Classroom Addition and Restroom Renovations
Willard South Intermediate School
MSSU Taylor Hall Psychology Remodel and Addition
Purdy Schools- Restroom Reno & Entry Addition
Cassville High School Safe Room- Events Center
Cassville Middle School Safe Room- Activity Center
MSSU- Hughes Stadium

Healthcare Building

Jordan Valley Community Health Care – Republic Addition
Stone County Health Department
Mercy Hospital Make Ready Renovations
Springfield Health Department Clinic Renovation
Mercy Hospital Renovations Various Departments
SGF Mercy Hospital- EEG & Sleep Lab Renovation
SGF Mercy Hospital- Nurse Admin. & Social Services
Jordan Valley Community Health Center- Republic Addition
Stone County Health Department
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Group SGF
Orthopedic Specialists of Springfield


Elemoose Fiberglass & Paint Booth Building
EFCO Glass Cutting Addition
3M- Manufacturing & Office Renovation

Parks & Recreation

Q-Bar at Hammons Field – Springfield Cardinals

Public Safety

City of Springfield Fire Station #6 Re-Roof


Hollander Residence

Tornado Safe Rooms

Cassville School District Activity Center / FEMA Safe Room
City of Monett – Marshall Hill Community Building and FEMA Safe Room
Cassville School District Performing Arts/ FEMA Safe Room