Cynthia Keeffe, AIA, ACHA, LEED BD+C
West Coastal Region
As the Regional Director for Health on the West Coast, Cynthia is responsible for building and sustaining growth through client relationships, with a focus on strategic ideas and initiatives for project pursuit, initiation and implementation. She supports the Health practice creating planning and design solutions that address an evolving healthcare landscape. She engages client and design teams to identify issues, establish operational, technical and functional priorities, and finding solutions to complex problems.
Cynthia believes that the role of the healthcare architect is to be a patient advocate and strategic partner with clients and that having a positive impact on the care experience is most important when designing great facilities. She is also committed to incorporating sustainable practice into design solutions.
Cynthia has led complex healthcare and research laboratory projects involving master planning, functional space programming, and design and construction administration. She brings more than 30 years of experience in architectural project management, planning and design and construction administration specializing in healthcare facility new construction and renovation projects.