Lisa Amster, AIA, LEED® AP ID+C

Managing Director, Principal

As a Co-Managing Director of the Washington, D.C. office, Lisa is committed to providing exceptional knowledge-based design that enhances great client partnerships and business development activities. With more than 30 years of experience in the D.C. area, Lisa, a registered architect in Maryland, joined the firm in 2001 and previously served as a Studio Director. She was instrumental in the development of the firm’s Not-for-Profit practice and was a Firmwide Practice Area Leader. Additionally, Lisa has been a part of many award-winning projects within the community such as The Washington Post, Pew Charitable Trusts, PBS, LMI, Intelsat and HHS. She has partnered with JBG, Boston Properties and the Meridian group, as well as other various developers. She is also active in the business community across the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area and is a member of Leadership Washington, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). Lisa has spoken about real estate and design at events for organizations such as ASAE and NAIOP.