Part II Architectural Assistant.
RIBA/ARB part II MArch in Architecture.
Luisa graduated in Architecture from the UPB University (qualifications equivalent to part II ARB/RIBA) in Colombia in 1995. Prior to moving to England, Luisa worked for several firms as a project architect before setting up her own practice in Colombia, specialising in providing planning advice and domestic architecture design.
Luisa worked for MRDA on the Truro Cathedral, The Priory Church of St. John, and a number of smaller regional churches. In 2005, Luisa joined MAA started work on a number of major projects including Hampton Court Palace, Windsor Castle, Bushy Park, Whitstable Castle and was project architect for a new nursery building in Canterbury.
In 2010, Luisa moved to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, where she worked as a freelancer for ThiiinkDesign; and for Foster+Partners developing the furniture specification and the model for a tower being built in Riyadh. Afterwards, she joined the Architectural Department at Dar Al Uloom University where she worked as a lecturer for Comprehensive Design Studio I (Year 4 students).
Moving back to UK in July 2016, she re-joined MAA and has been supporting Martin Ashley on various projects at the College of St George, Windsor and the Old Royal Naval College Greenwich.