Architect Brings Expertise in Major Cultural, Civic Projects
Quinn Evans has announced that Elizabeth Barrett, AIA, AANB, has rejoined the firm as a senior associate. Barrett has nearly 20 years of architectural experience, and previously served as an associate and project architect with Quinn Evans from 2005 through 2015.
During her prior tenure with the firm, Barrett played an instrumental role in the design of several of the firm’s major cultural projects, including the renovation of the Eisenhower and Terrace Theaters at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.; the Pepsi Family Center and Orientation Theater in the North Carolina History Center in New Bern, N.C.; and the modernization and expansion of the Benjamin Franklin Museum in Philadelphia, PA. Recently, as a consultant to Quinn Evans, Barrett provided design services for several prominent projects including the addition of the Heritage Hall welcome center at the Michigan State Capitol in Lansing, the renovation of Constitution Hall at the Daughters of the American Revolution Headquarters in Washington, D.C., and the undercroft rehabilitation at the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall.
Barrett holds a Master of Architecture (2009) from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, where she won the 2009 AIA Henry Adams Medal. She holds a Bachelor of Environmental Design (2002) from Texas A&M University. A registered architect, Barrett is a former AIA-DC Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program Scholar.