At GNA Emma champions design and engagement led approach. She works closely with clients listening to their aspirations and ensuring they are part of the design journey. This integrated approach has given her a wealth of experience through both the design and construction stages delivering projects across various sectors including Education, Extra-Care, Residential and Industrial.
Emma was instrumental in delivering an innovative project for the University of Birmingham. The experiment came with complex site and delivery requirements, to ensure minimal impact on the site parts of the construction was delivered and installed from above via helicopters. ‘To every difficult problem lies an ingenious solution that may require a different perspective’ this approach was adopted by Emma and ensured the successful delivery of the project. This has been central to establishing a shared culture in the studio and embedded within lessons learnt.
Emma plays a leading part in the management team and champions staff welfare within the office being the face of GNA that staff can talk to.