Master of Architecture
Bachelor of Architecture
As a Managing Principal, Clara informs the vision and strategy for ongoing success, whether it is with the relationships she heralds, projects she leads, or the teams she advises. At the core of Clara’s efforts is a desire to develop and maintain a creative, collaborative, and energetic environment that consistently delivers excellence.
Since joining SCB in 2006, Clara has led national and local projects, focusing on mixed-use high-rise residential and institutional projects. Approaching large, complex developments with thoughtful and adroit study, Clara’s experience and insights support SCB’s commitment to design even the most intricate and fast-paced multi-phase developments.
As a public face of SCB, Clara works to identify market trends and opportunities as she is actively engaged in business development pursuits. Her understanding of risk and the ability to provide guidance in difficult design and technical scenarios provides a great deal of value and assurance to her clients. She works to ensure that commitments made by the firm are honored with entrepreneurial energy, deep foresight, and seasoned counsel to the firm’s clients.
Clara holds a Bachelor and Master of Architecture, both from Tulane University. She is a member of the AIA, and Urban Land Institute, and serves as a Presiding Member on the Wilmette Board of Historic Preservation and the New Trier School Board Caucus.