Frances joined the Practice in 2002 and became an Associate in 2016.
She has considerable post-planning and site experience in Studio Two, particularly on high-density housing projects in east London. She led the detailed design for Oberon Court, the first Code for Sustainable Homes Level 5 scheme in the London Borough of Newham, which has consequently won several sustainability awards. She specified various energy saving initiatives, which not only benefit the local environment, but the residents too through reduced utility bills.
As a member of the Practice Construction Technology Working Group, Frances has a vast knowledge of innovative processes and products which can add value to a development.