Jessi Lapano

Jessi Lapano



“No two projects are the same, and I love that each one presents a unique set of opportunities and challenges to solve. I believe that a connection to nature and an integrated sense of place is intrinsic to the performance of the space and wellness of the inhabitant.”

With over 10 years of architectural experience, Jessi is passionate about designing with healthy materials to support occupant wellness. She is a leader in our healthcare market, focusing on design clarity and delivering the greatest patient experience by balancing budgets with project vision.

Jessi played an integral role as Project Architect for Northwest Kidney Center’s largest clinic, the Northwest Kidney Center of Seattle – Yesler Terrace. This new state-of-the-art dialysis facility achieved LEED Gold standards and delivers life-changing care to its patients. Other notable projects for Jessi include her work with Viewlands Elementary School (Seattle Public Schools), Orcas Island K-12 Campus Renovation, Firgrove Elementary School (Puyallup School District), and the Madrona K-8 School (Edmonds School District). She is an excellent teammate and mentor, who patiently and diligently works with junior staff to grow their abilities and confidence.

Jessi received her Master of Architecture from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pittsburgh. She is a registered Architect in the State of Washington.