Cora is a divisional director architect for Stride Treglown, having joined the practice in 2006, and is responsible for a wide range of projects, including higher education, student accommodation, workplace, residential and mixed-use schemes. Cora believes that true collaboration will lead to excellence in design. She especially enjoys resolving complex briefs using different ways of communication including BIM and is always on the lookout for new technologies. Leading multidisciplinary teams over 15 years as Lead Architect and Client Adviser, working for private and public sector clients in the UK and previously in Germany for JSWD Architekten, Sweden and Switzerland, has enabled her to develop high-quality design principles while delivering BCO, RICS and LABC award-winning but economically sound solutions.

Being a Design Review Panel Member for the Design Commission for Wales, the Design Review Panel and the Swindon Design Review Panel, Cora is especially interested in the advantages new methods and technologies have to offer with regard to improving the quality and build-ability of designs to be able to create inspiring places for all. Cora regularly contributes to industry publications including Architect’s Choice and The Green Register; she is bilingual German-English and fluent in French.