laura benard


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Laura earned a BS in Engineering with a focus on Architectural Design from Stanford University in 2014 and joined The Cearnal Collective thereafter.

As a Project Manager at The Collective, she draws upon her strong organizational and design skills to lead efficient and collaborative teams that deliver a variety of projects, including single family residential, tenant improvements, and mixed-use/multi-family.

Laura currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Coastal Housing Coalition and is the Chair of Emerging Professionals for the American Institute of Architects - Santa Barbara.

After hours, you'll find her studying for her licensure exams, riding horses, or beach walking with her pup, Oliver.