Jennifer Adams-Peffer

Campus Architect and Director, Architecture, Planning and Project Development
University of Toronto-Scarborough
Toronto, ON, Canada

Jennifer Adams Peffer, AIA, RAIC, LEED AP is an architect and urban designer specializing in planning, design and construction in the Higher Education sector. With 20+ years of experience, Jennifer brings to her work a passion for excellence in design and place making that incorporates best practices in health & wellness, accessibility, environmental and social sustainability. As Campus Architect for the University of Toronto Scarborough, Jennifer leads a team of professionals in the pursuit of these goals through the renovation and improvement of campus spaces, and provides leadership in the planning and design of new capital projects and campus master plans.

With a deep interest in service to her profession and the University, Jennifer has held volunteer roles with the Society for College and University Planning (SCUP) Council, Academy Council and North Central Regional Council, as guest editor for the inaugural 2020 Canadian Trends in Higher Education and as Mentor in the University of Toronto Rose Patten Mentoring Learning Partnership and the UTSC LEAD Program.