Education: UC Berkeley, M. Arch. Cornell University B.A. (Art History) and B.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Place of Birth: Bridgewater, NJ.

Favorite City: Paris

Favorite Building: My great uncle’s farmstead from the 1600’s, Cumbria, Great Britain.

Favorite Meal: Deep dish pizza, mixed green salad and a dry rosé.

Favorite Sport: Soccer, tennis and watching the Olympics.

Heroes: Ordinary people who do extraordinary things.

Spare Time: Time with my family, hiking, traveling and youth sports.

Best Vacation: Travels in India, snorkeling in Kauai.

Duration at ELS: Since 1996.

What Else: I enjoy adapting old structures for new purposes and seeking ways to keep our environmental footprint as light as possible. Reusing buildings, bringing a decommissioned or outdated facility back to a vibrant and successful use, is a transformative and rewarding process.

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