Project Architect, Yost Grube Hall Architecture
Between living in Boston and Portland, Ericka lived in rural Guatemala where she worked with a local community to build a school campus primarily from rammed earth and waste materials.
Ericka was an adjunct faculty member at Boston Architectural College and has been a juror for the Portland State University Department of Architecture.
Senior Workplace Strategist, SERA Architects
When not making out of the box Interiors for her clients, Brittney can be found in the kitchen making her famous chocolate chip cookies while her daughter empties the Tupperware drawer. #mommieproblems
Her mottos include (but are not limited to): “If it was easy, everyone would do it”; “You can have a good day or a bad day, the effort is the same”; The juice is worth the squeeze”; “Some days you are the bug, some days you are the windshield.”
Senior Designer, BRIC Architecture, Inc.
Ed holds high value in the impact that the built environment, in each respective form, can have in social and economic change, from multi-family housing, mixed-use structures, and corporate workplace environments. His continued pursuit of helping to shape communities has directed him to focus on schools and educational environments.
Ed brings many years of design background expertise to our Advisory Council, from such grass roots work of mosaic tile murals to delivering a 20-story multi-family residence. In his words: “It all comes down to the process.” Ed is a Senior Designer at BRIC Architecture, Inc., where he works on school design and is constantly inspired by working for the children.
Founder, POTESTIO STUDIO
He has also received recognition for furniture design and art. He has served on numerous local, regional and state governmental commissions and non-profit boards with agendas in planning, transportation, cycling and tourism. He is the founder of the Cross Crusade Cyclo Cross Series, an annual bike race event that has grown to national stature.