Lyssa believes that design can empower and transform. She approaches each project with empathy and curiosity, engaging diverse stakeholders to develop a solution that reflects the needs of the users. As a design architect, she combines her skills of engagement and ideation with technical expertise to leads projects from initial concept through to realization.

As a founding member of HGA’s Community Action program that provides pro bono design and volunteer services, she has combined her passions for design and hands-on work in the community.