Profile

Ms. Ludmilla Pavlova-Gillham, AIA

Senior Campus Planner,
University of Massachusetts

Contact Details

University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA

Bio

Ludmilla Pavlova is Senior Facilities Planner in Campus Planning at UMass Amherst and is responsible for master plan programming and planning for research, academic and administrative facilities and developing design guidelines.

Ludmilla has managed the planning of major capital projects including Harold Alfond Hall/ ISOM Addition, the Integrated Science Building, the Berkshire Dining Commons Renovation, the Southwest Residential Area Concourse, the Comprehensive Academic and Classroom Facilities Plan and the Library Master Plan.

Passionate about campus sustainability, Ludmilla often lectures on the topic and helped author the first UMass Amherst Sustainability Plan. Prior to coming to UMass she worked for design firms in New York City most notably for John M.Y. Lee/ Michael Timchula Associates, managing the design and construction of the Curtis/Balkan Factory in Sofia, Bulgaria, and a member of the team that designed the Shenzhen City Center Urban Design and City Hall, Shenzhen, China

Ludmilla has a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture and European Cultural Studies from Princeton University and a Masters of Architecture from Columbia University.

Education

Columbia University
New York, New York, United States
Masters of Art, 1986
Architecture
1983 To 1986
Dissertation: Multi-Use High Rise and Retail
Advisor: Jose Oubrerie

Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Bachelor of Arts, 1982
Architecture
1978 To 1982
Dissertation: The Exposition of Modern Art and Architecture in Milan 1902
Advisor: Anthony Vidler

Job History

University of Massachusetts
Senior Facilities Planner
Amherst, MA, United States
July 1998 - present

Specialties

  • Architectural Design
  • Existing Facilities Surveys
  • Facility Evaluation Services
  • Facility Management
  • LEED Certification Services
  • Life Cycle Cost Analysis
  • Owner-Supplied Data Coordination
  • Program Management
  • Programming
  • Project Administration
  • Research Services
  • Schedule Development / Monitoring
  • Site Analysis and Selection
  • Site Development Planning
  • Space Planning
  • Space Schematics / Flow Diagrams
  • Strategic Facility Planning
  • Sustainable Building Design
  • Urban Design Services

Affiliations

  • Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)
  • U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)