With 2018 coming to a close, we would like to take this time to thank all of our clients for their continued support and confidence in our firm. We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, and look forward to working with you in 2019.
Danika Irvine has been selected as the recipient of the PNW LearningSCAPES Conference Scholarship to attend the Association for Learning Environment’s (A4LE) LearningSCAPES conference in Chicago, IL. The scholarship is intended to support and encourage emerging professionals who work towards high quality learning environments. The conference will provide Danika with exposure to the best practices in community engagement, school facility planning, as well as contemporary design principles and practice.
Ray Wolfe will be presenting this October at the 2018 North American Passive House Network conference in Pittsburgh, PA. Ray will be presenting the story of how the Wood Innovation Research Laboratory at the University of Northern British Columbia completed by Stantec became the first certified Passive House education facility in Canada. He will share how the team created a successful passive house certified building in a design build process and what were the lessons learned. Ray will be presenting with his former sustainability colleagues from Stantec.
Thinkspace is pleased to announce that Ray Wolfe has joined our practice as a partner effective September 1, 2018. Ray is an award winning architect and brings considerable experience in many sectors with a focus in post-secondary projects. Ray is known for creating inspiring spaces that connect people and encourage collaboration.
His significant award-winning projects with Stantec include the University of the Fraser Valley Canada Education Park, University of British Columbia Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for Brain Health, University of Northern British Columbia Wood Innovation Research Laboratory, and the Thompson Rivers University Students’ Union. Ray also with Stantec, recently led the design teams for the Camosun College Centre for Health Sciences, the Selkirk College Student Commons, and the Thompson Rivers University Nursing and Population Health Building.
Ray joins our team of 40 talented individuals in our Surrey and Kelowna offices. We are excited to add his expertise to our firm’s Post-Secondary sector and to further our design excellence with Ray’s talent and passion for design.