Vandana Nayak

The Dallas office of Perkins+Will, a global architecture and design firm, hired Vandana Nayak to lead the K-12 and Higher Education practice in Texas and the Southwest U.S. Nayak, who brings more than 20 years of experience delivering next-generation educational environments, will lead regional strategy and client engagement in education across Texas, and will oversee the Dallas office’s education studio. A graduate of Bangalore University in Karnataka, India, Nayak specializes in working with diverse constituent groups to reach solutions that address the most critical issues faced by modern schools, colleges and university facilities. Her insights are frequently sought by the region’s premiere industry organizations, including recent presentations to the Texas Association of School Administrators, the Texas Association of School Business Officials, the Association for Learning Environments and the Texas Society of Architects.