Jess is an RIBA Chartered Architect at P+HS Architects in Newcastle. She joined P+HS in early 2018, prior to this, Jess worked full-time for 9 years in another Newcastle practice since achieving her Part I degree in 2008 from Newcastle University. Whilst working in practice, Jess studied in her spare time to complete her Part II Masters at Sheffield Hallam University and returned to Newcastle University to complete her Part III qualification.
During her time in practice Jess has been able to work on a variety on project types and scales, this was predominantly on residential / mixed use schemes throughout the lead up to planning and early post-planning stages. Since joining P+HS Architects, Jess has had the chance to expand her knowledge through working on larger schemes and health care projects.
When I heard about the organisation I decided that it would be a great organisation to become involved with, given the male dominance within the construction industry. Additionally, it is an interesting and enjoyable way to network with the many other professions of the construction industry.