Elena achieved a First Class degree in Architecture at Newcastle University. Her role as Welfare Officer was awarded with the Exceptional Contribution Prize within the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape. Her dissertation focussed on wellness, from which she has developed an interest in combining healthcare, architecture, and the creative arts.
Elena is an Architectural Assistant in our London Studio. She is currently involved in the delivery of a pioneering low energy Passivhaus community health and wellbeing hub in Shrewsbury, a new type of health centre that is being piloted under the NHS Cavell programme.