HED grows its San Diego Office

January 27, 2017

HED grows its San Diego Office

Harley Ellis Devereaux (HED) is pleased to announce the promotion and addition of several staff members in its San Diego office.

Neville Willsmore has been promoted to the role of Principal, Office Leader; HED welcomes renowned designer Lance Hosey, FAIA, LEED Fellow, who joins the San Diego office as Architecture + Design Leader, and respected interior designer Sherry Warren, NCIDQ, ASID, IIDA, has joined the San Diego office as Corporate + Commercial Studio Leader.

In his new role, Willsmore oversees the business direction of the firm’s San Diego office. He has over 25 years of design and management experience and has worked on a diverse range of projects, including senior and multi-family housing, hotels, retail and healthcare.

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

An award-winning interior designer with over 25 years of experience in the hospitality sector, Warren’s goal is to collaborate and produce a design that tells a story unique to its time, place and purpose.  Her designs have been translated across the healthcare, residential and workplace sectors. Sherry has projects on five continents that have won both national and global awards, including the San Diego Hard Rock Hotel, Barona Resort & Casino and Ariel Luxury Apartments in San Diego’s Little Italy neighborhood. She was voted one of the "Top 20 Designers under 40" in the nation by Boutique Design.