Andra is a recently registered architect with a keen interest in sustainability, compactness and urban regeneration. She has been involved with a number of projects from various sectors including residential, office and healthcare. Her resulting built form seeks to provide delight and surprise within the spatial experiences with the goal of building tactical solutions. In 2015, she was part of the winning Ryder Alliance team for the Build Earth Live New York competition. Andra studied at Cardiff University where she took part in the Masters Erasmus exchange programme, spending one year working in Zürich, Switzerland. With a passion for innovation, she was awarded the RIBA Nationwide Sustainable Housing Award for the new built category in the 2010 RIBA international competition. Andra is part of the Ryder’s school engagement programme as well as several London architectural think tanks. She is a keen cyclist and a trained contemporary dancer.