Perkins + Will
Gabrielle oversees Perkins+Willâ€™s Diversity, Inclusion, Engagement program, which works to support and strengthen a firmwide culture that embraces a diversity of people, colors, creeds, credos, talents, thoughts, and ideas. Her unique role as an award-winning principal and the firmâ€™s Director of Global Diversity enables her to combine her passion for architecture and social justice to effect positive change at a micro and macro level.
Gabrielle has been a key player in Perkins+Willâ€™s success for three decades. She has led numerous complex and high-profile projects, including Destination Crenshaw, an outdoor street museum in Los Angeles and the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center.
In 2014, she was elected by her peers as a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), and served on the AIAâ€™s Equity in Architecture Commission. She is a member of the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA), and is the 2018-2019 President of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA).