Julie Michiels

RA, NCARB, LEED AP

Associate Principal

Chicago

+1 (312) 755-4718

As a Senior Project Designer in our Chicago office, Julie brings her background in both architecture and interiors to develop integrated, cohesive projects, from concept development to project realization. She leads the design of each new project with a fresh perspective balanced by a variety of expertise. Julie works across a wide range of scales and project types, both locally and globally, giving her a unique point of view and sensitivity to the fact that each project will have its own identity. She believes in working collaboratively with clients, users, consultants, and team members through an iterative process to develop a unique solution. Julie brings with both rigor and heart to the work she does, building space that is functional yet imbued with character, culture, and delight.

Julie has supported the annual Design Leadership Council competition for young designers, and has been a member of the Perkins+Will Leadership Institute, a firmwide professional development initiative. She is a graduate of the Illinois Institute of Technology with a degree in architecture, and is an Associate Principal in the Chicago office. Julie has been with the firm since 2007.