Portsmouth, NH Juli MacDonald, AIA has been named an Associate at DeStefano Architects (D|A). A graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, she became a licensed architect in 1992. MacDonald joined the firm in 2002, having started as a project architect and she currently serves as the firm’s residential studio manager. Within her role as associate, MacDonald expands her leadership at D|A, continuing to uphold her responsibilities for client stewardship and promoting the firm’s long-standing dedication to providing design and construction administration services to projects throughout New England. MacDonald is currently leading several projects including the design of restoration and additions to a historic seacoast estate property and several award-winning lake-front homes.
MacDonald has more than 20 years of diverse architectural experience in design and project management. She is a member of the American Institute of Architects, is NCARB certified and a LEED Accredited Professional. MacDonald holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture degree. She plays an active role in her community, serving on the YWCA of Greater Newburyport board of directors.
“The opportunity to take another career step at DeStefano Architects is a direct result of the wonderful relationships I have built in the area,” said MacDonald.