Leslie McCanne Returns to HDR as Health Planner

Leslie McCanne
Leslie McCanne

Leslie McCanne, EDAC, has returned to HDR as a health planner based in the Los Angeles architecture studio.

In this position, McCanne will be responsible for the facility and departmental planning of health and research facilities as well as the aesthetic solutions and overall design for large and complex projects.

“I am so excited to return to HDR after eight years,” McCanne said. “I’ve always had a lot of pride in working at HDR; great work is being done here by such talented and passionate people.”

“We are thrilled to welcome Leslie back to HDR and into our health planning team,” said Jim Atkinson, AIA, ACHA, EDAC, LEED AP, director of healthcare planning. “Her health planning expertise will be a great asset and essential to the growth of our health program in LA.”

Prior to joining HDR, McCanne was a lead health planner and senior associate at CannonDesign in Los Angeles. Before then, she worked out of HDR’s Pasadena studio for five years as an architectural project coordinator for healthcare.  She earned her Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Southern California School of Architecture.