Personal Greeting Katherine Austin, AIA

Katherine A. Austin

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Katherine A. Austin


CA Licensed Architect since 1991, Oregon Licensed Architect, Sole Practitioner since 1995. Speaker at National Conferences on Sustainable and Affordable Housing & Contributing Author for Green Home Builder & Builder Developer Magazine.
Currently board member, Oregon State Board Architect Examiners, AIA Oregon Board, former member City of Bend Affordable Housing Advisory Committee and current member Central Area Advisory Board.  2011 Pres of AIA Redwood Empire Chapter
Past Chair National AIA Residential Knowledge Community
Past Mayor/Council Member, Planning Commissioner, City of Sebastopol, CA
Past Chair/Board Member, So. Co. Ag.& Open Space Dist.
Former educator in Fine Arts
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Specialties: Green Affordable Housing, Middle Market Housing, Mixed Use, Site Design and Entitlements. Available to speak at conferences on Green Housing and on Visitability for Private Housing


Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
MFA, 1978
1975 To 1978

Los Angeles, California, United States
M.Arch 1, 1986
1983 To 1986

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
BFA, 1975
1972 To 1975

Job History

Katherine Austin, AIA, Architect
Sebastopol, CA, United States
January 1995 - present

Hedgepeth Architects
Santa Rosa, CA, United States
September 1991 - March 1994

LPA Sacramento
Sacramento, CA, United States
September 1989 - June 1991

The Jerde Partnership
Los Angeles, CA, United States
June 1986 - August 1989