BArch Dip.Arch RIBA
Hester joined FCBStudios in 2004 and is experienced in design for the office and higher education sectors. Currently project architect for the Centre for Student Life at Cardiff University, she was also instrumental in the phased refurbishment and extension of the 1960s Richmond Building for the University of Bristol and Bristol Student’s Union. Hester’s previous experience includes civic offices in Runnymede, Headquarters for The Woodland Trust and the award-winning Dyson Centre for Neonatal Care in Bath. Hester has a keen interest in sustainable design, soft landings and aftercare and has carried out Post Occupancy Evaluation studies for the Woodland Trust.