D L ADAMS ASSOCIATES help architects and clients deliver successful healthcare projects with acoustics, vibration, AV, IT & security consulting for hospital facility design
Stephanie Adams-Ball, Associate Principal/Vice President

Stephanie Adams-Ball, Associate Principal/Vice President of D.L. Adams Associates with more than 28 years of experience, Stephanie has managed many projects involving acoustics, Audio Visual (AV), theatre programming and design, and advanced technology systems.  She provides a comprehensive acoustical design approach and is responsible for programming and the coordination of project designs that integrate all the functional requirements of the users

Stephanie has extensive experience in developing creative spaces for a variety of facilities integrating her knowledge of acoustics, theatre programming, and design, Audio Visual (AV) and Low Voltage Consulting.  Her projects include amphitheaters, performing arts centers, conference centers, educational buildings, hotels, and many other venues.

Stephanie‘s engineering and creative experience results in an overall improved design solution for our clients.

Stephanie Adams-Ball is the President of the National Council of Acoustical Consultants – ASA Acoustical Society of America


Architectural Acoustics for Education ▪ Corporate ▪ Healthcare ▪ Hospitality ▪ Multi-family ▪ High Rise ▪ Performing Arts ▪ Cultural ▪ Government ▪ Civic


Theatre and Concert Hall Programming, Planning and Design ▪ Theatre Equipment Programming and Design ▪ Performance System Design ▪ Theater Performance Equipment Design ▪ Stage Equipment Design ▪ Performance Lighting Design ▪ Performance Rigging Design

Project Experience                                                                                                           

  • Adams State University School of Music Alamosa, CO
  • Arnold Hall Air Force Academy Colorado Springs, CO
  • Blue Sky Casino French Lick, IN
  • Cleveland Museum of Natural History Cleveland, OH
  • Farmington Civic Center Farmington, NM
  • Gabriella Mistral PAC Santiago, Chile
  • Gateway Canyon Conference Center/Hotel/Resort Gateway, CO
  • A. Nottingham Park Performance Pavilion `Avon, CO
  • Lory Student Center, Colorado State University Collins, CO
  • Oklahoma City Park Amphitheatre Oklahoma City, OK
  • Pueblo High School Pueblo, CO
  • Regis High School Performing Arts Center in Aurora, CO
  • University of Northern Colorado, Fraser Hall Greeley, CO
  • West High School, Denver Public Schools Denver, CO


  • B.S., Electrical Engineering, Metropolitan State University, Denver, CO


  • National Council of Acoustical Consultants (NCAC)    President (2018-Present) Board of Directors (2004-2018)
  • Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
  • Colorado Alliance of Technical Theatre Educators (CATTE) Advisory Board (2015-present)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Entertainment Services and Technology Association (ESTA)
  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT)




Audio Visual Design

Performing Arts Centers ▪ Event space ▪ Conference Centers ▪ Conference Rooms ▪ Hotels ▪ Meeting Spaces ▪ Ballrooms ▪ Assembly halls ▪ Auditoriums ▪ Stadiums ▪ Theaters ▪ Concert Halls ▪ Arenas ▪ Amphitheaters ▪ Hospitals ▪ Medical Facilities ▪ Courtrooms ▪ Jury Rooms ▪ Classrooms ▪ Lecture Halls.

Audio Visual Systems Design

Audio Reinforcement ▪ Visual Messaging ▪ Assistive Listening ▪ Video Projection ▪ Video Conferencing ▪ Whole-Building Control Systems ▪ Distance Learning ▪ Telemedicine Systems

Audio Visual Evaluations and Surveys

Noise and Vibration Surveys ▪ Noise & Vibration Monitoring ▪ Planning and Noise ▪ Noise Impact Assessments ▪ Pre-construction Noise/Vibration Assessments ▪ Sound Testing ▪ Sound Insulation Investigations ▪ Noise at Work Assessments ▪ Smart Noise Control ▪ Construction Management Noise Mitigation Plan


Intercom, and Voice Paging System Design ▪ Public Announcement (PA) Systems ▪ Structured Cabling ▪ Wireless Networks Design ▪ Video Surveillance Systems ▪ Master Clock Systems ▪ CATV Distribution System

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