Kimberly Hickson

Kimberly Hickson, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C, has joined the Houston office of global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will as principal. With more than 25 years of diverse, cross-industry experience and a career of dedicated education and civic experience, Hickson will oversee and provide strategic leadership in the design, planning and delivery of projects in the higher education and civic studios. Demonstrating her variety of capabilities, Hickson has played a key role in projects ranging from libraries and academic facilities to nursing schools and metro terminals. Across the board, her work is particularly notable for its leading green design and emphasis on resilient design — an important element for facilities faced with the regularly occurring weather events in Houston.