OUR APPROACH

is inclusive and dynamic.  We understand that all clients and projects are unique and therefore the expertise required will vary.  At FIFTEEN, we call upon our brain trust and our outwardly reaching network of freelancers, specialists, and collaborators to keep us nimble, savvy and strong in our capabilities.  We are careful to properly define the need, prioritize the goals, clarify the budget and prototype so we can coauthor and execute a design solution in everyone’s best interest.

CORE TEAM

  Mary Beth Di Figlia, RA    Strategic Design – Workplace    At FIFTEEN , Mary Beth combines her passions for research and place-making with her expertise in visioning and strategic design, leading our clients to create aligned, inspired, and innovative design solutions. Mary Beth leads our Strategic Design efforts with a focus on Workplace.   mb.difiglia@xvadesign.com

Mary Beth Di Figlia, RA

Strategic Design – Workplace

At FIFTEEN, Mary Beth combines her passions for research and place-making with her expertise in visioning and strategic design, leading our clients to create aligned, inspired, and innovative design solutions. Mary Beth leads our Strategic Design efforts with a focus on Workplace.

mb.difiglia@xvadesign.com

  Heather Hersh, LEED AP BD+C    Pre-Construction Strategy    At FIFTEEN , Heather’s diverse background provides a unique perspective and approach to each project, integrating construction, design, and engineering at the start of the process.   heather.hersh@xvadesign.com

Heather Hersh, LEED AP BD+C

Pre-Construction Strategy

At FIFTEEN, Heather’s diverse background provides a unique perspective and approach to each project, integrating construction, design, and engineering at the start of the process.

heather.hersh@xvadesign.com

  Jill Lavine, RA, LEED AP BD+C    Building Performance and Sustainability    At FIFTEEN , Jill combines her technical knowledge with her passion for advancing workflows, tools, and processes required to plan, design, construct, and operate high-performing, environmentally responsible, and healthy buildings. Jill leads our building peformance analysis and sustainability efforts.   jill.lavine@xvadesign.com

Jill Lavine, RA, LEED AP BD+C

Building Performance and Sustainability

At FIFTEEN, Jill combines her technical knowledge with her passion for advancing workflows, tools, and processes required to plan, design, construct, and operate high-performing, environmentally responsible, and healthy buildings. Jill leads our building peformance analysis and sustainability efforts.

jill.lavine@xvadesign.com

  Ximena Valle, AIA, LEED AP    Design and Practice Innovation    At FIFTEEN , Ximena leads our efforts in architectural design and practice innovation guiding our processes to deliver a better value and experience for our clients. A creative problem solver, Ximena brings together individuals and organizations across the board to form unique partnerships.   ximena@xvadesign.com

Ximena Valle, AIA, LEED AP

Design and Practice Innovation

At FIFTEEN, Ximena leads our efforts in architectural design and practice innovation guiding our processes to deliver a better value and experience for our clients. A creative problem solver, Ximena brings together individuals and organizations across the board to form unique partnerships.

ximena@xvadesign.com


OUR COLLABORATORS + PARTNERSHIPS: Freelancers, entrepreneurs, and thought-leaders from diverse fields work with us to deliver an informed and holistic project approach. Through aligned vision and shared passion for bringing value to our clients, our network of strategic partnerships extend our services to provide complete and value driven solutions to each project.