Julissa brings over 16 years of specialized healthcare architecture design experience. She brings together evidence-based design approaches with an understanding of strategy, operations, and facility planning to best address the needs of patients and staff. She delivers value to every engagement, often starting by helping clients better understand their own needs. Her work has taken her from major academic medical centers to small community hospitals in both the for-profit and not for profit sector. Julissa is versed in a wide range of projects including conceptual master planning, renovations, additions, community and neighborhood hospitals, greenfield construction, and tenant re-characterization. On a national level, she is responsible for the identification and realization of new projects and driver of new business relationships. In her free time Julissa enjoys mentoring students interested in the AEC profession, running, reading, and exploring the world.