Please join the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee for a conversation with Angela O’Byrne, FAIA.

Born in Cali, Colombia, O’Byrne earned her Master of Architecture from Tulane University and her Master of Science in Real Estate Development from Columbia University. O’Byrne has become a licensed architect in fifteen states, a licensed general contractor in two states, a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects, and a LEED Accredited Professional.

O’Byrne is a passionate advocate for women in architecture and construction and is involved in numerous professional and non-profit organizations dedicated to the advancement of women in the industry. She has positioned her firm, Perez, APC as an industry leader in disaster recovery, as evidenced by an extensive portfolio of architectural and damage assessment work in response to Hurricanes Sandy and Katrina. After Hurricane Katrina, she founded CityWorks, a non-profit organization, which is dedicated to transforming New Orleans into a model city. Currently, she is working in Kabul, Afghanistan and other locations where her firm is making a social impact and expanding opportunities for women.