With more than 20 years in the architectural industry, Denise Mendelssohn’s diverse experience is unified by her passion for sustainable design and project management. Her project expertise includes corporate offices, public bid civic projects, K-12 modernizations and Class A 20-story speculative office towers. Along with planning, executing, monitoring and controlling the design team’s activities, she focuses on the integration of sustainable strategies, as evidenced by her service as a key designer for seven LEED certified projects to date.

Since joining LPA 17 years ago, Mendelssohn has contributed her architectural design expertise to many notable projects. Within LPA, Denise serves on numerous in-house committees to educate and mentor on the topics of sustainability and project delivery.

Denise is a graduate of Cal Poly Pomona’s College of Environmental Design. She is currently a student in UC Irvine’s extension program and is a candidate for a Project Management Certificate.