Deborah A. Franqui, AIA, NCARB, PhD, has joined LEO A DALY Miami as senior project manager and market sector leader for Healthcare. In this role, she will work with Healthcare practice leaders across the firm to cultivate growth and lead design of healthcare projects in Florida, the Caribbean, and Latin America.

Franqui brings a unique combination of practical and academic experience to the international architecture, engineering, planning and interiors firm.  She has 24 years of architectural experience, and specializes in healthcare design with an emphasis on client-tailored programming, evidence-based space planning, and human-centered design solutions. She also serves as a professor and coordinator of healthcare design programs at University of Miami School of Architecture.

“Debbie is a recognized leader in evidence-based healthcare design, and a great addition to our team. Her rigorous dedication to measuring and improving outcomes will translate to operational and clinical excellence for our clients.” said Rafael Sixto, AIA, LEED AP, managing principal of LEO A DALY Miami.

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