Secretary Director of Membership

Member Buzz

September 2016 Member News!

Member Buzz
Let’s see what our members are up to this month! Lauren Mead joins daSilva Environments for Health Lauren Mead recently joined daSilva Environments for Health, a healthcare architecture design firm, as the Business Development Director. Mead, previously the Business Development Leader at CallisonRTKL Chicago, has 10 years of marketing and business development experience. Prior to joining the AEC industry, Lauren worked in other industries such as finance, energy and nutrition. Originally from Dallas, she brings extensive marketing knowledge, a passion for the healthcare design industry, and a national professional network that enables her to build strategic partnerships. Mead served on the SMPS communications committee in Dallas, the SMPS membership committee in Chicago and the Seller-Doer Symposium PR committee in New York.

Connie Luongo promoted to Associate at Mancini Duffy Connie Luongo, Marketing Director for Mancini Duffy, was promoted to the position of Associate within the firm. Headquartered in New York City, Mancini Duffy is a dynamic and vibrant architecture practice. The firm is 100 years old, but has the heart, energy and vision of a start-up. As an Associate, Connie will collaborate with the management team to guide the firm’s evolution as it reimagines itself under President Christian Giordano.

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