M Arch UIUC 1993
BA Carnegie-Mellon Univ 1987
Before Simone received her masters at UIUC, she worked for BLDD Architects, leading projects, planning, drafting, and writing specification for various kinds of construction. From that, she gained much experience in areas such as facility planning, cost estimates, and of course, designing. Later, she worked for the US Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratories (USACERL) from 1992 to 1995. She was a research assisant in USACERL in the early years and was later working as an architect in the designing, planning, and case studies areas. She is now the owner of her firm, SNDB Designs, Inc., in Decatur, Illinois.
Simone has two publications on facility planning and assessments and has received numerous awards in architectural preservation and design.
She is a member of the AIA and the president of the Decatur Area Arts Council. She was in the Gargoyle Honor Society at UIUC.
SNDB Designs, Inc., Decatur - www.sndbdesigns.com