Nora joined Next Phase Studios in 2015 after working for several other small design firms in Massachusetts and Mississippi. She has experience with a wide range of building types and is committed to developing smart, responsive designs that integrate building function, sustainability and user experience. Nora is a registered Architect in Massachusetts and a Certified Passive House Consultant.
Nora completed her undergraduate work at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and French & Francophone Studies. After graduating in 2008, she worked for a short time with a large-scale metal sculptor before returning to school in 2010 for her Masters in Architecture at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Outside of architecture, Nora enjoys a diverse range of hobbies including long distance running, calligraphy and furniture restoration.