Lana is an Associate at BNIM who is passionate about improving the lives of people and the condition of our planet through thoughtful design. Her approach to design focuses on sustainability as an essential component to architecture, both human and environmental, and she balances building performance with the needs of people and design excellence. She is exceptional at designing human-centered spaces, notably for higher education institutions.
While with BNIM, Lana’s project experience includes the University of Iowa Informatics Initiative (UI3), the Harkin Institute at Drake University, the renovation of the American Enterprise Group national headquarters, the Miesblock mixed-use commercial building, and several other ongoing projects.
Lana earned a Master of Architecture from Iowa State University and a Bachelor of Interior Design from Michigan State University.