Diane Osan

Chief Visionary Officer and Chairman of the Board, FKP Architects

For over 30 years, Diane R.K. Osan, FAIA, ACHA, has been helping the nation’s top healthcare institutions translate their visions into reality. A Fellow in the American Institute of Architects and founding member of the American College of Healthcare Architects, she is a pillar of FKP Architects’ pediatric design practice. Her experience with children’s hospitals makes her a sought after leader and speaker across the country. Among her achievements, Diane’s work with Texas Children’s Hospital contributed to their honor as the first health care facility recognized with the “Good Design is Good Business” award by Business Week magazine.

She has managed projects from initial client contact through contract administration and observation, helping clients translate ideas into reality. She excels in leading large or complex teams through the design process to develop an operationally efficient, aesthetically pleasing environment. 

Diane is considered a “trusted advisor” by her clients and is regularly asked to participate in c-suite visioning and strategic thinking. These clients include Texas Children’s Hospital, Cook Children’s Hospital, and Children’s Hospital of Colorado. Additionally she provides her planning and visioning expertise to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Nemours Children’s Hospital and Dayton Children’s Hospital and Medical Center. She has an infectious energy and brings a collaborative approach to each engagement, resulting in noteworthy master plans and award winning architectural projects.