Anne Chen — AIA, LEED AP

Project Manager
Project Designer

achen@gbbn.com

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Anne is a recognized design leader whose careful attention to detail and technical expertise balances well with her understanding of client needs and challenges. She has a unique ability to provide ideas that emphasize simplicity and clarity, yet communicate a high degree of sophistication. Anne excels at facilitating teams of designers, consultants and clients to achieve superior results on time and on budget. Many of the award winning projects she has managed required community involvement and significant public support in both funding and politics. Her expertise includes work with a diverse group of project types including non-profit organizations and institutions, higher education, community development and commercial developers. Anne is also responsible for overseeing the operations of the firm’s Pittsburgh office.

What does Architecture mean to you, or your community?

Architecture is a part of our environment. We, and the generations behind us, are stuck with what we build. It really ought to be extraordinary and inspire the life within it.

Favorite Artist - Musical, Visual, or Performing?

Beethoven

Recent Projects

Associations

  • Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, Board of Trustees
  • American Institute of Architects, Pittsburgh Chapter
  • Contextual Design Advisory Panel (CDAP), Pittsburgh City Planning
  • Advisory Board of the UPMC Cancer Center Wellness and Integrative Oncology Program