February 27, 2024

PROMOTIONS: Shaping the Future of TSKP STUDIO

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TSKP STUDIO is excited to announce the promotion of a new Principal and four new Associates. “We are thrilled to recognize these five exceptional women. Each of them brings unique talents to the firm, and all of them will contribute to the future of TSKP STUDIO,” Whit Iglehart, Partner at TSKP STUDIO.

Julia McFadden (Principal) has been with the firm since 2022 and has quickly become an integral part of the TSKP Team. She has worked as an architect, school planning specialist, and community engagement facilitator since 1998. She is a true consensus builder who has established a career around her passion for designing meaningful and transformative spaces that nurture the whole person. Her educational planning & design experience spans over 25 years and has earned her the designation of an Accredited Learning Environment Planner (ALEP). She has been involved in multiple projects, including the Keeney Elementary School in Manchester, Betances Elementary School in Hartford, and Greylock School in North Adams, MA.

Read Julia's MEET TSKP Profile to learn more about her career.

Stephanie Beals (Associate) is the Director of Marketing at TSKP STUDIO and manages the marketing and business development initiatives. Having worked within the design and construction industry for over 15 years, she has developed an ability to translate owner’s needs and objectives, architectural vision, and engineering details into written and graphic materials for effective public presentation and consensus building. As an active member of SMPS CT, she earned the Volunteer of the Year award and presented with a panel at the regional conference. Stephanie also leads the firm’s wellness initiatives, promoting a connection to nature. “Nature is where I find my calm. Nature consistently reminds me how the ordinary things can be extraordinary.”

Read more about Stephanie's involvement with SMPS CT.

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Archana Pai (Associate) is a LEED Accredited Professional specializing in green building design and construction (BD+C) for Educational, Healthcare, Library, and Residential projects. She has nearly 20 years of experience and is currently the construction administrator for the new 239,000 sq. ft. Farmington High School. Archana is self-driven and efficient and contributes to the success of the team. She is self-driven by her ”passion for seeing projects come alive” and is recharged by interacting with other successful women in construction. 

Read Archana’s MEET TSKP Profile to learn more about her career.

Diana Lanser (Associate) is a bilingual architect with 29 years of experience, 20 years in the United States and another nine years in Peru. In 2023, she achieved her goal of becoming a registered architect in the State of Connecticut. “Coming from a medium-income family in Peru, with hardworking parents with great values and work ethic, they taught me that education and honest work is the road to success!” For Diana, family is the key to success. “I want to inspire my 10-year-old daughter, 11 and 4-year-old nieces, and 24-year-old nephew, who just received his degree of bachelor of architecture degree a few weeks ago!“ She has taken many projects through program development, design documentation, permitting and approvals, and construction administration. Our clients describe Diana as a person who creates an atmosphere of confidence that no detail or challenge will go unresolved.

Read Diana’s MEET TSKP Profile to learn more about her career.

Mary-Lynn Radych (Associate) is a Senior Architect with the firm. With more than 20 years practicing Architecture in Connecticut, Mary-Lynn is a LEED Accredited Professional with extensive experience in sustainable strategies and building technology. She brings her dynamic 3D design talent to a wide range of project types, from educational, laboratories, museums, and libraries to high-end residential.  A diverse background in music, art and literature augments Mary-Lynn’s natural ability to engage and establish rapport with clients on many levels, particularly in her role as project manager for cultural, private, and higher education projects.

Featured in High-Profile's Women in Construction 2024 Edition.


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