Personal Greeting Olivia Graf Doyle, Assoc. AIA

Architecture for Education, Inc.

Contact Details

Architecture for Education, Inc.
Pasadena, CA


Olivia Graf Doyle is a Partner and the Design Principal for Architecture for Education, Inc. (A4E), a mid-sized, women-owned – and majority women-staffed – design firm that has specialized in education architecture for the last 20 years. As the design visionary and thought leader responsible for conceptualizing innovative learning environments at A4E, Olivia leads the practice in planning, programming and the overall design direction of the firm through an interactive and collaborative process. Her commitment and involvement in A4E’s projects extend through every phase of the design process.

Olivia currently serves as Chair for the American Institute of Architects’ Committee on Architecture for Education (AIA-CAE). She was featured as a 40 Under 40 “AEC star,” by Building Design+Construction (BD+C) in 2021; and she is a frequent speaker at education-focused conferences.


University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California, United States
BARCH, 2006
Architecture, Minor in Advertising
2001 To 2006

Job History

Architecture for Education, Inc.
Design Principal
July 2013 - present

Cannon Design
Senior Designer
Los Angeles
March 2013 - July 2013

HMC Architects
Design Leader
Los Angeles, Sacramento, Reno
June 2006 - March 2013