Jill Lyons

Vice President

With 30 years of experience providing full-scope architectural services in the retail food market, Jill works closely with clients in the grocery, restaurant, convenience store and travel center industries. She manages teams to produce a number of different projects across the country for clients like Love’s Travel Stops. Jill works closely with our clients to determine their project goals and maintains regular communication with both the client and project teams to ensure the long-term success. She has been essential in building a team of in-house experts. Jill is knowledgeable on the challenges inherent to the industry including operations, store layout, health code and food service equipment. She will celebrate 21 years at BRR this year. Jill is the former Vice President of the Lone Jack Board of Education and now actively supports the Lone Jack Education Foundation.

Professional Registrations

Registered Architect

Licensed in Missouri


Professional Associations

American Institute of Architects (AIA)

U.S. Green Building Council 


The University of Kansas, Bachelor of Architecture

Truck stop and fuel center

Travel Centers – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

By Jill Lyons & Kelly Neiling

The role and image of travel centers have changed greatly in the last 30 years, and promises to continue to change at an accelerated pace in the years to come. When the first travel center came on the scene…