Emily Grandstaff-Rice Speaks at Transformations: Action on Equity Symposium in Melbourne

Senior Associate Emily Grandstaff Rice FAIA LEED AP BD+C ID+C WELL AP will be speaking at Transformations: Action on Equity Symposium at the University of Melbourne on “Leadership from the Top – the Potential of Policy”. Transformations: Action on Equity brings together international and Australian speakers– researchers, professionals, and activists – who are transforming the way we think about gender…

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Emily Grandstaff-Rice Awarded the Women in Design Award of Excellence

Arrowstreet Senior Associate Emily Grandstaff-Rice was chosen by the Boston Society of Architects Women in Design Awards Committee as a recipient of the Women in Design Award of Excellence. Other recipients include Dr. Luciana Burdi of Massport and Gina Ford of Agency Landscape + Planning. The honor recognizes individuals who have built one’s life around design, whose work exemplifies the…

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Emily Grandstaff-Rice on Affecting Change in Architecture

A Senior Associate at Arrowstreet, Emily Grandstaff-Rice, FAIA talked with Girl Uninterupted about making policy changes, being a woman in architecture, and observing challenges for emerging professionals. Emily served as Boston Society of Architects President in 2014 and is currently the Chair of the AIA Equity in Architecture Commission. She is the 2018-2020 Director at-large for the AIA Board of…

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Arrowstreet Presenting at AIA ’18

This year, Arrowstreet has six staff members presenting at the AIA ’18 Conference on Architecture in New York City. Be sure to check out their sessions! Share Your Voice: Guides for the Future of Equitable Practice (EV204) June 20 | 800am – 12:00pm Featuring: Nicole Martineau AIA Are you interested in building a more equitable workplace, but unsure of how…

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Emily Grandstaff-Rice Presents at ACX18

Senior Associate, Emily Grandstaff-Rice, FAIA, is speaking at the Vermont Architecture & Construction Expo on May 10th in Burlington, Vermont. She will be presenting on Equity and the Future of Architecture. As the world and workplace changes around us, it is clear that understanding others and creating opportunities for all in the profession of architecture will create a stronger, more…

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7th Annual Real Estate Women’s Forum

Principal Amy Korté, AIA, will be speaking at this year’s Real Estate Women’s Forum in New York City on February 23rd. She will be participating on the panel “Urban Innovation: Turning Challenges into Opportunities in Development & Construction”. Development and construction across New York City shows little signs of slowing down yet the building in this region is one of…

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Getting More Good Women into B/A/D Companies

While the architecture and construction industry has been historically male, many companies are achieving workforce gender parity like Arrowstreet, but there is always room for progress. Last month, a community of builders, architects, and designers took on this long-standing, relevant topic: How to develop and retain talented women in the design and construction community through workplace culture and mentoring. I…

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