Fiona started at HTA in April 2016 as a Part II architectural assistant.
She graduated and qualified from the Brittany National School of Architecture. Her Master’s thesis research project addressed the problems of individual housing. New forms of eco-districts in suburban or rural areas, and the question of greenwashing. She was nominated for the young talents Qualitel Cerqual trophy (non-profit organization that delivers certifications for quality housing) for her diploma project located in Bourg l’Evesque, Rennes.
Prior to joining HTA, Fiona worked at Innes Associates on projects like the Becket Keys Church of England School, Duke's Wharf (mixed use scheme on a vacant riverside site in Norwich) & Southwark Primary Free School. Whilst at Innes Associates Fiona developed the practice's capabilities in BIM using Revit.
Fiona has experience in residential, mixed use, educational projects, and heritage buildings. With particular interest in sustainable development, regeneration, and context-sensitive conservation in urban and rural contexts.
Since joining HTA, Fiona has been involved in several significant projects. Including Barnet Small Sites. Contributing to a series of planning applications designed to provide affordable housing for Barnet Homes. These were located on small garage infill sites owned by Barnet Council.
Fiona also collaborated on infill housing project, Ealing Garages Sites with Ealing Council and Hill Partnership. Getting involved within the development and detailed design stage. As well as the Dalmeny Avenue project in Islington, a mixed tenure residential scheme.
Fiona helped successfully achieve the first phase of the New Avenue project. An estate regeneration project located in Enfield characterised by a close concentration with existing neighbouring residents. Through the development of housing plans, nursery, and a community hall at the heart of the site, Fiona is now continuing to work on the second and third phases of the project. This includes 378 homes and working within Caroline Dove’s team.