“No matter how grand the house, it is first and foremost a stage on which real human beings play out their lives.”
FROM THE FORWARD OF
American Splendor: The Residential Architecture of Horace Trumbauer
Vivian holds a leadership role at the firm and is a pivotal asset within the creative team. She leads the team in every stage of design and implementation, with a focus on refining processes for excellence and efficiency. The client’s position is championed throughout the process, ensuring fruitful relationships. Vivian’s ability to synthesize multifaceted complexities of a project, in addition to her mastery of technical and artistic design skills, furthers successful project installations. Her impressive body of work has led to numerous design excellence awards, publications, and affiliations.
Vivian graduated magna cum laude from Villanova University and earned her Master’s degree in Interior Architecture + Design from Drexel University where she won the “Thesis Faculty” Award for design innovation. A former adjunct professor at Drexel University, she has taught various graduate and undergraduate level courses including rendering, orthographic drawing, 3ds Max and AutoCAD. With a passion for continuing education and staying at the forefront of design, Vivian frequently attends architecture courses at the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art and is involved in community pro-bono design projects.