Katie Nguyen grew up in Fairfax Virginia and received a B.S. in Architecture at the University of Virginia. After her first visit to New Orleans, she fell in love with the city and soon thereafter made it her home. She received her Masters in Architecture from Tulane University and went on to work at Colectivo, a small New Orleans based firm. Her experience at a small firm allowed her to see multiple small projects through from start to finish and gave her a chance to take on a wide variety of responsibilities.
Katie spends most weekends working on her 1970’s Airstream
trailer, enjoying walks through the city with her dog, and seeking out tasty