Lori Armstrong Promoted to Health Principal in Tampa
HDR senior interior designer Lori Armstrong, RID, NCIDQ, LEED AP, IIDA has been promoted to health principal in HDR’s Tampa, Florida office. Armstrong has been with HDR for seven of her 15 years of experience in healthcare design and has contributed to several award-winning projects.
“My passion is helping clients realize and achieve their vision, and when we really listen and understand their needs it results in better design solutions,” Armstrong said. “In this new role I’m able to continue my passion for health design while working with our clients in new ways to continually improve the healing process.”
With HDR, Armstrong has led interior design on projects including cancer centers, acute care hospitals, children’s hospitals, ICU suites and emergency departments. Armstrong has served as the industry liaison for her local AIA Academy of Architecture for Health chapter and earned her bachelor of science in interior design at Philadelphia University.
“Throughout her time at HDR, Lori has shown the creativity and confidence necessary to lead our Health program in Tampa,” said Hank Adams, AIA, EDAC, FACHA, HDR’s global director of health. “Designing the healthcare experience is of utmost importance to the future of care delivery, and Lori is a designer who can continue to steer us in the right direction.”
About HDR's Healthcare Experience
At HDR, we blend our deep knowledge of healthcare delivery with our understanding of how environments can shape behaviors and outcomes to create solutions for clients that respect the human impact of their work — solutions that champion human-centered design, solve real problems, make lives better and advance wellness, well-being, healing and cures.
For more than a century, HDR has partnered with clients to shape communities and push the boundaries of what’s possible. Our expertise spans nearly 10,000 employees, in more than 200 locations around the world — and counting. Our engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services bring an impressive breadth of knowledge to every project. Our optimistic approach to finding innovative solutions defined our past and drives our future.