Samantha Hill, AIA, CASp, LEED Green Associate

Samantha Hill, AIA, CASp, LEED Green Associate
Design With Skill CEO, Managing Principal
Samantha Hill is the founder and managing principal of Design With Skill, a full service architecture firm specializing in small to medium scale multifamily and mixed-use projects.  Her work strives to create spaces that balance the needs of the building's use and environment.  She approaches each project with four key filters- technical practicality, aesthetic acumen, budget sensibility, and environmental sensitivity. 
 
Before creating her company Design With Skill, Samantha worked at internationally acclaimed architecture firms, including Gehry Partners, Gensler, and Arquitectonica.  She put her problem solving skills to the test on a variety of project types at various scales, including television studio master planning, high-rise multi-family residential, luxury hospitality, state-of-the-art museums, cultural centers, and single-family residential renovations.   The majority of her experience lies in California. However, she has designed and built projects in Hawaii, New York, Pennsylvania, and Abu Dhabi.   Visit www.designwithskill.com for a view of her past experience and current work. 
 
Samantha graduated from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Architecture in Pittsburgh, as well as attended the Architectural Association's Visiting Student's Program in London.  She is a licensed Architect in the States of California, Colorado, and Hawaii.  She is a commissioner on South Pasadena's Design Review Board and volunteers as an advisor for the Department of Planning's Professional Volunteer Program (PVP) in the City of Los Angeles.  She is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Crew-LA.  She is also certified as a LEED Green Associate and Certified Access Specialist (CASp). Her company is certified as both a Women Business Enterprise (WBE) and Women Owned Small Business (WOSB).  Please feel free to reach out to her at samantha@designwithskill.com or 747-900-2082 to discuss opportunities.