Design Leader Lance Hosey joins HED

February 7, 2017

Design Leader Lance Hosey joins HED

Harley Ellis Devereaux (HED) is pleased to announce Lance Hosey, FAIA, LEED Fellow, has joined the firm as Architecture + Design Leader.

A recognized leader in, and advocate for, sustainable design, Hosey will lead design efforts for the firm’s San Diego office and lead the firm’s initiatives for Design Excellence. 

Lance is the former chair of the LEED Advisory Committee and has served on the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Social Equity Working Group. Currently, he serves on the AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE) Advisory Group, and he is one of only 30 people in the world who are Fellows with both the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the USGBC. Lance’s latest book, The Shape of Green: Aesthetics, Ecology, and Design, the first to study the relationships between sustainability and beauty, won a 2013 New York Book Show award and was a 2014 finalist for "Book of the Year" with the U.K.'s Urban Design Awards.

“We are looking forward to leveraging Lance’s extensive background and leadership in design,” said J. Peter Devereaux, Chief Executive officer of HED. “The addition of Lance further reinforces our commitment to design excellence across the firm. In addition, we’re excited to bring his design talents to the San Diego market.”

Prior to joining HED Hosey was a design director with William McDonough + Partners and Chief Sustainability Officer with two of the world’s largest design firms. Earlier in his career, he played key design roles with Rafael Viñoly Architects and with Gwathmey Siegel & Associates. His clients have included some of the world’s most innovative organizations, including NASA, Google, SC Johnson, Palm, and others. His design work with employers and alone has won many awards and has been published extensively. He is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post.