Morgan Jessilyn Brown

Morgan Jessilyn Brown

Philadelphia, PA, US



I am an innovative and experimental designer, a passionate individual and committed professional who thrives at the meeting point of opportunity and challenge.


The University of Pennsylvania - Graduate School of Design, Philadelphia, PA, US, Graduate Assistant

Guest Lecturer | Drexel | Technical Case Studies
Graduate Assistant | UPenn | Summer Studio I & II
Graduate Assistant | UPenn | Digital Media I & II
Graduate Assistant | UPenn | Technical Case Studies I & II

May 2014 - Feb 2016

OMNI Architects, Lexington, KY, US, Intern Architect

Provided a diverse range of services, gaining exposure to every aspect of a competitive firm with focus on university and medical based projects. Deliverables included production of detail drawings, shop drawings, digital modeling, LEED certification, punch list, marketing documentation.

May 2012 - May 2014

Barkow Leibinger, Berlin, DE, Intern Architect

Completed two-week student internship as research architect, immersing myself in foreign culture and techniques. Performed site research, mass modeling, digital modeling and development of schematic design.

Mar 2014 - Mar 2014


University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, MArch, Master of Architecture

University of Pennsylvania | Master of Architecture
Certificate in Urban Redevelopment

Additional Courses:
Wharton | Corporate Finance
Design | City Planning: Community and Economic Development
City Planning: Downtown and Urban Revitalization
Product Design | Ergonomics and Human Factors Based Product Design
Product Design | Design and Fabrication of Smart and Contemporary Products

Jun 2014 - current

University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, BArch, Bachelor of Architecture

Jul 2009 - May 2014


E. Lewis Dales Traveling Fellowship | 2nd place, 2nd Place


F. Schenk-Henry Gillette Woodman Scholarship | 1st place, 1st Place


Published in Pressing Matters | Volume 4, Award


Micro-hotel competition | 2nd place, 2nd Place


Architecture Award of Excellence, Award


Best of Graphic Design, 1st Place


Areas of Specialization