Jessica Michalak, PLAPlanner/Designer

    Jessica brings her professional interest of creating multifunctional urban systems and spaces that improve daily user experience to the MAKERS team. She joins MAKERS after working for a small landscape architecture & engineering firm specializing in the design and construction of athletic facilities. Her undergraduate degree in Architecture & Urbanism from Smith College and graduate degrees in Landscape Architecture & Urban Planning from the University of Washington embody the multidisciplinary approach she takes to design & planning.

    In her free time, at 5 AM, Jessica rows with a competitive masters women’s team in Seattle. In her other waking hours, she enjoys spending time with her family, working to restore her home, and reading.