LEIGH ANNE JONES
Higher Education Leader, Principal
Leigh Anne Jones has first-hand knowledge of how important life experiences and personal connections are in determining individuals’ futures. Her exposure to the architecture, engineering, and construction industry began with her father, who was an engineer and ran a successful engineering consultant business. Throughout her career Jones has provided direction and opportunities for women and under-represented populations in the AEC industry. She is an active mentor within DLR Group where she supports several architects who seek guidance and direction at all levels of their careers.
Jones is also committed to making her community a better place to live and the AEC industry a better place to work. She views her leadership role at DLR Group as an opportunity to give back to others and to prepare the next generation of designers who will shape the experiences of building users around the world.