Breaking new ground with quick success
34, Senior Strategist
Upon graduation from the Southern California Institute of Architecture, Evelyn Lee became active in the American Institute of Architects, holding leadership positions on local, state and national boards. Her commitment earned her the National Institute's Associate of the Year award in 2005. She was the youngest member in the history of the AIA to serve as the associate representative to the AIA's national executive committee, the first associate member on the national secretary advisory committee and the first associate member to serve on the AIA California Council's executive committee. In her current role for less than a year, Lee has already brought her firm new projects and helped streamline operations and increase productivity. She has authored more than 500 articles on design and sustainability.