Personal Greeting Seonhee Kim, AIA

Design Collective, Inc.

Contact Details

Design Collective, Inc.
Baltimore, MD


Seonhee is a registered architect with 20 years of experience including a wide variety of projects ranging from mixed-use commercial, residential, higher education, student housing, and urban planning with a particular focus on sustainable design. She is a member of USGBC MD Market Leadership Advisory Board (MLAB) and Sustainable Design Leaders group. She is a firm believer that sustainability is essential and integral to every project, and every project serves the purpose of creating just and equitable future.
She leads the firm’s design process for all projects to ensure sustainability goals are identified and executed utilizing the Framework of Design Excellence as a tool. Her ongoing efforts for firm wide sustainability initiatives include education and implementation of performance informed design process, JEDI conversation & diversity task force, and preparing a firm-wide climate action plan. She was appointed to serve on AIA’s 2023 Committee on the Environment (COTE) Top Ten Awards jury and 2023 cohort for Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Executive Education for Sustainability Leadership.


University Of Maryland
College Park, Maryland, United States
M. Arch, 2004
2001 To 2004

Job History

Design Collective, Inc.
Baltimore, MD, United States
February 2005 - present