Our Team

Kathryn Crockett

AIA, LEED AP | President

“One of the best client experiences I have had was reading student impressions of their first visit to a new middle school when it was completed. Their excitement about the new facility came through as they described the new technology, colors, and updated feeling of the space.”

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Kathryn Crockett

AIA, LEED AP | President

“One of the best client experiences I have had was reading student impressions of their first visit to a new middle school when it was completed. Their excitement about the new facility came through as they described the new technology, colors, and updated feeling of the space.”

About Katie

At LPA|A since September 1986

As president, Katie provides the strategic vision for the firm and ensures that LPA|A as a whole, as well as the individuals who comprise it, are continually learning and advancing.

 

Education

  • Boston Architectural Center, Boston, Massachusetts
    Bachelor of Architecture
    AIA Scholarship
  • Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
    Bachelor of Arts in American Studies, cum laude
    Kinnicutt Award, Worcester Art Museum

Professional Registration

  • Massachusetts Architectural Registration No. 9719
  • LEED Accredited Professional
  • MCPPO Certified

Affiliations

  • Member, The American Institute of Architects (A.I.A)
  • Board Member, A.I.A. Central Massachusetts Chapter 2000-2006
  • President, AIA MA 2004-2005
  • Executive Advisory Committee, Worcester Technical High School
  • Member, Preservation Worcester 1990-present
  • President, Mechanics Hall of Worcester 2009-2011
  • Trustee, Mechanics Hall 2002-present
  • Trustee, Higgins Armory 2003-2009, 2012
  • Member, United Way Women’s Initiative Network
  • Member, SCUP (Society for College & University Planning)
  • Trustee, Worcester Community Action Council 2016-2017
  • Incorporator, Greater Worcester Community Foundation
  • Member, WPI Architectural Engineering Advisory Board

Presentations | Awards

  • Smith College Ada Comstock scholars presentation 2018 Architectural studio guest critic 2018
  • WPI studio guest critic 2017-2018
  • Boston Architectural College: Practice Networks 2018
  • Speaker at Worcester Women’s Conference Workshops: “Navigating Your Career: Creating Your Own Opportunities” 2018
  • Guest Speaker to College of the Holy Cross Architectural Studies: “The Impact of a Liberal Arts Education on an Architectural Career” 2018
  • WPI Guest Lecturer to A/E Students: 21st Century Transformation – Hanover Theatre Revitalization 2017
  • Girl Scouts of Central & Western MA Keynote Speaker: STEM Expo 2017
  • Worcester Business Journal: Outstanding Women In Business Award 2016
  • Worcester Women’s Leadership Conference panelist: “Smashing the Glass Ceiling” 2016
  • Metal Architecture national award program judge: 2015 and 2016
  • Preservation Massachusetts Conference panelist: “Preservation Techniques and Technologies: Asking the Right Questions” 2014
  • AIA New England Conference presentation: Hanover Theatre Case Study 2013
  • NESDEC Educational Facility Conference presentation: “Programming: Key to Successful Building Project” 2005

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