Laura Steele

Laura Steele

Los Angeles, CA, US



Steele Projects, Los Angeles, CA, US, Founder


Jan 2019 - current

Stantec, Los Angeles, CA, US, Project Manager

Project Manager

Oct 2015 - Dec 2018

Taalman Koch Architecture, Los Angeles, Architect

Project Manager for residential, commercial, and cultural projects located in California and New York. Design and procurement of materials for IT HOUSE pre-fabrication system including structural aluminum framing and highly customized glass skins.

Jun 2012 - Oct 2015

ZGF Architects LLP, Los Angeles, CA, US, Architect

Designer and Project Architect for large scale institutional and higher education projects including a high-rise children's hospital in downtown Chicago and

Project List:
Children's Memorial Hospital - 1,250,000 SF - Chicago, IL
CD, Permitting, CA

Conrad N. Hilton Foundation - 20,000 SF - Agoura Hills, CA

UCSD Clinical and Translational Research Institute - 380,000 SF - La Jolla, CA
SD through CD

Sep 2008 - Jun 2012

KZF Design, Cincinnati, OH, US, Architectural Intern

Managed feasibility and pre-design of project for developer client seeking rezoning of 10 acre site for for 70,000 SF commercial recreation facility.

Jun 2007 - Sep 2007

Leslie Gill Architect, New York, NY, US, Architectural Intern

As-built survey and drawing for renovation of brownstone residence.

May 2007 - May 2007

Michael McInturf Architects, Cincinnati, OH, US, Architectural Intern

Built models for residential renovations.

Jun 2004 - Aug 2004

KZF Design, Cincinnati, OH, US, Architectural Intern

Attended construction coordination and value engineering meetings with architect of record on Morphosis University of Cincinnati Recreaction Center project.
Assisted punch listing with architect of record on Zaha Hadid's Contemporary Art Center project.

Jun 2003 - Aug 2003


The Cooper Union, New York, NY, US, BArch, Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture

Sep 2003 - May 2008

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, Bachelor of Architecture

Presidential Merit Scholarship

Sep 2002 - May 2003


Areas of Specialization