Nicola gained an MA in Urban Design from Leeds Metropolitan University in 2012 and has since focussed her career on developing these skills within the private sector. She is currently Urban Designer at STEN Architecture and has previously worked for JRP Associates and two large scale housing developers.
Nicola’s urban design experience to date has included working on large mixed use development projects and small to large scale residential projects ranging from 5 -3,000 dwellings. She regularly coordinates a variety of projects at any one time and produces site analysis plans, initial concept plans, parameter plans, character plans, masterplans and detailed planning drawings for planning applications.
Nicola’s education and experience provides a strong skill set for place-making and design over a variety of different scales.