Team Detail

Emily Giese RA

A registered architect, Emily brings over 10 years of experience executing capital improvement projects from concept through close out in both the public and private sectors.

Currently, she is part of the team overseeing the renovation of and addition to Friends Seminary, and construction of a new, 60,000 sf school for children with learning disabilities in upper Manhattan. Prior to joining Levien, Emily was a studio director and project architect at Howard L. Zimmerman Architects, specializing in the restoration and maintenance of existing buildings. She also served most recently as the Director of Capital Projects at the Hudson River Park Trust, overseeing the procurement and management of design and construction professionals for many of the park’s capital maintenance projects. Emily received her Bachelor of Architecture from Syracuse University, is a registered architect in New York State, and is OSHA 10 Certified.