Bachelor of Architecture
College of Architecture, Art, and Planning
Registered Architect: New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania
Certified: National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
American Institute of Architects (AIA)
American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)
American Library Association (ALA)
United States Green Building Council (USGBC)
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Cofounder and president of Chiang | O’Brien Architects, Grace Chiang has focused her professional career on serving clients in higher education, healthcare, and community service organizations. Prior to launching Chiang | O’Brien Architects, Grace was president and director of design at HOLT Architects, where she had been a principal for more than twenty years. Grace’s style is one of total immersion into the institutional culture of the client organization, resulting in projects that are responsive to both the client’s vision and to the historical and architectural context. With a particular strength in programming and early project planning phases, she is adept at translating the needs and desires of a wide range of stakeholders and building consensus around inspiring and innovative design solutions.
Grace holds a bachelor of architecture degree from Cornell University. She is a licensed architect in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, and is certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards.