Jessica Stebbins, IIDA, LEED AP
“Architecture can’t save the world, but it can help influence what’s happening in the world and improve the quality of life. It can break down barriers. Everything we touch has a design element to it.”
As a health principal and market sector leader for New England, Jessica is responsible for bringing HDR’s vast network of specialized healthcare services and expertise to healthcare organizations throughout the region.
Recognized as a thought leader with 20 years of experience in strategic planning, master planning, design and delivering complex healthcare facilities for community and academic healthcare clients, Jessica guides project teams through the entire design process. She has extensive experience in employing methods for expediting design and construction, maintaining quality and minimizing risk throughout the project delivery process to inform better and expeditious decision-making.
Jessica’s portfolio includes the nationally renowned LEED Gold replacement facility for Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Charlestown, Massachusetts; various projects for Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston; and strategic facility master plans for the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York. She is involved in the Women’s Executive Leadership and Living organization as a mentor to young professional women; as a guest lecturer at Boston architecture and design schools; and she serves on Boston’s USS Constitution Museum’s Board of Overseers.