Kimberly Hickson, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C, principal in the Houston office of global architecture and design firm Perkins+Will. With more than 25 years of diverse, cross-industry experience and a career of dedicated education and civic experience, Hickson oversees and provides strategic leadership in the design, planning and delivery of projects in the higher education and civic studios. Demonstrating her variety of capabilities, Hickson has played a key role in projects ranging from libraries and academic facilities to nursing schools and metro terminals. Across the board, her work is particularly notable for its leading green design and emphasis on resilient design. Sensitive to the design of any project, Security plays a role in the thought process or everyone on the project, Kimberly presented this topic with Greg at the SCUP Southern Conference in Austin, TX in 2018.