Patricia Rhee, FAIA, is a Partner at Ehrlich Yanai Rhee Chaney Architects in Los Angeles, which received the National AIA Firm Award in 2015. She has led the focus on equity and diversity within the practice and is a Founding Co-Chair of the AIA Los Angeles Women in Architecture committee. Patricia received her Master’s degree in Architecture from Harvard’s Graduate School of Design and her Bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Patricia was elevated to the AIA College of Fellows in 2019, one of 21 women nationally. She recently completed the University of Southern California’s Ross Minority Program in Real Estate, and is currently on the Board of the Culver City Chamber of Commerce. In 2017, she received the Culver City Women in Business Council Visionary Award. Patricia has served as lead designer for many of her firm’s award-winning educational and civic projects, including a recent focus on adaptive re-use and community-building public projects.
Equity in Practice – New workplaces
What role can workplaces play in establishing equitable professional cultures? What has changed in recent years? How do we make the workplaces of the future? Brian Clohessy, Stephanie Bullock, Patricia Rhee and Angela Dapper discuss recent progress in a panel discussion chaired by Justine Clark.