Elizabeth Carpenter

Elizabeth Carpenter

Managing Principal & Company Secretary


Elizabeth graduated from the University of Sydney with First Class Honours. She has extensive professional experience in Australia and south east Asia having led many multi-award winning projects for all levels of government and private clients. An ability to successfully move between various typologies allows Elizabeth to operate across a wide range of projects, including educational – both tertiary and schools, cultural precincts including museums and performing arts complexes, multi-unit residential, and health. Elizabeth acts as the Managing Principal and Company Secretary of our studio.

Highly respected within the profession, Elizabeth is actively involved with advocacy and has served both on the NSW Australian Institute of Architects Chapter Council and on various committees. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Architects and is currently sitting on the Department of Planning, State Design Review Panel.

Elizabeth is passionate about the role of education and whole-of-life learning with a continued involvement through engagement with various Universities and institutions as well as championing gender equality in Architecture – both within the studio and more broadly through her involvement with the profession.


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We recognise their continuing connection to Country and pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging.

We extend this acknowledgement to Indigenous People globally, recognising their human rights and freedoms as articulated in the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.