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07 JULY 2011

Nicola Springer Promoted to Vice President


Kirksey Announces Firm-Wide Promotions

HOUSTON, TEXAS – Kirksey is pleased to announce that Nicola Springer, AIA, LEED AP, PreK-12 Team Leader, has been promoted to Vice President. Specializing in educational design — from pre-k to collegiate — Nicola believes that architecture should be a learning tool that inspires creativity, engages users, and promotes a healthy and happy life. She joined the firm in 1998 and has over 15 years of architectural experience. Nicola received her Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from Princeton University and her Master of Architecture from Rice University.

In addition to her Vice Presidency, she is also a recipient of the Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 and the annual Young Architect award by the American Institute of Architects Houston Chapter.

Kirksey is also proud to announce the following promotions:

David Dalton
Jeff Chapman, AIA, LEED AP
Stoney McDowell
Michelle Giuseppetti
Patti Peressini, LEED Green Associate
Laura Vargas, LEED Green Associate
Stacy Odom
Michael Rensing
Stephanie Wilkinson


About Kirksey

Kirksey is a Houston-based, sustainable architecture and interior design firm with more than 29 million sf of LEED® projects in their portfolio. Team-based in structure, Kirksey serves Commercial, Collegiate, Community, pK-12, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Religious, Science & Technology, and Multi-Family Residential markets. For more information, visit