Cierra brings her unique background in both education and architecture to our FNI team. She holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Oregon as well as Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Societal Change from Soka University of America. Cierra has worked as a middle school science teacher which has deepened her understanding of inquiry-based learning and the U.S. education system. Cierra’s career in architecture has spanned all phases, from schematic design through construction administration, and she has a strong background in project management.
Throughout her career she has worked on projects within various building sectors including: sustainability planning for the operation, maintenance, and renovation of commercial real estate and design for residential, retail, and educational facilities. Her recent FNI projects include: Kingston West & St. Joseph’s Catholic Elementary Schools in Ontario, Canada and South Clearfield Elementary in Farmington, UT.