Julie Minkunas, AIA offers her professional skills to coordinate and work efficiently together with a team to produce successful results, from design through construction. After graduating with the “Best of Thesis” honor of distinction from The Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning Graduate program, she has had more than twenty years of professional experience in the design industry. Her experience includes public cultural facilities, educational, airport, and nationwide retail tenant build-out projects. Julie is a LEED Accredited Professional, NCARB certified, licensed in Washington DC, and a member of the American Institute of Architects. Julie is an asset to the Richard Turlington team bringing creativity and insight to all design concepts.
Recently transported from Virginia Julie is having a great time getting to know our beloved city of New Haven. Getting the opportunity to explore the Nutmeg state is an adventure she is ready for with lots of local landmarks, parks and restaurants already on her list. In fact, Julie is also an avid foodie and on one recent trip met Rick Steve and Andres Zimmerman. Lithuania is one of her favorite places to visit, being
Lithuanian but also enjoys making homemade pizzas. Traveling and exploring ultures and over the years has made lifelong friendships throughout her travels. Staying active is important so kayaking in Kennebunkport, scuba diving in Belize and hiking in Germany only serve to inspire her designs and creativity.