Abigail Colder Abigail Colder
Abigail Colder

Abigail Colder

Architect

Mark Strelley-Jones Mark Strelley-Jones Read Bio
Mark Strelley-Jones

Mark Strelley-Jones

Associate Director

Mark became an associate director in 2012, having joined the practice 2009. Mark supports the team at a senior level drawing on his excellent design and technical skills. He takes a strategic lead on our education and healthcare schemes resolving complex issues through skilled consultation and innovative solutions.  Mark is also the practice’s Health & Safety Manager and is responsible for its CHAS accreditation.

David Tucker David Tucker Read Bio
David Tucker

David Tucker

Director

David has been a director of Rivington Street Studio since 2007, supporting teams across a wide range of projects in the education, housing and commercial sectors. He is focused on collaboration, attention to detail and sustainable design. He has extensive experience in project delivery and has successfully completed a range of award-winning new build, remodelling and retrofit projects. David is an associate member of the Association of Project Safety (APS). David is also a Chair of Trustees for Liberty Academies Trust and a Professional Studies Advisor for Part 3 students at the University of Cambridge.

Hanna Sepulveda Hanna Sepulveda
Hanna Sepulveda

Hanna Sepulveda

Senior Architectural Designer

Meghan Barrett Meghan Barrett
Meghan Barrett

Meghan Barrett

Architectural Assistant

Éimear Murphy Éimear Murphy Read Bio
Éimear Murphy

Éimear Murphy

Director

Éimear became a director of Rivington Street Studio in 2024. She is experienced in delivering exemplary designs for schools, winning several awards.. Her solutions for both new build and retrofit have end-user satisfaction as their focus through her skilled consultation skills. Within the practice, Éimear oversees our internal project management system. Externally, Éimear sits on the Brighton & Hove DesignPLACE review panel.

James Purchon James Purchon
James Purchon

James Purchon

Architect / Passivhaus Designer

Dominic Head Dominic Head Read Bio
Dominic Head

Dominic Head

Associate

Dominic joined the practice in 2010 and is adept in delivering excellent design solutions for both new build and refurbishment schemes. Within the education sector, Dom has worked extensively on both school and university projects, including teaching spaces, laboratories, hubs, libraries and office workspace. Dom is our Training Manager and oversees our in-house ‘Friday Talks’.

Rebecca Thompson Rebecca Thompson
Rebecca Thompson

Rebecca Thompson

Architect

Ali Husnain Ali Husnain
Ali Husnain

Ali Husnain

Architectural Technologist

Michael Gilchrist Michael Gilchrist
Michael Gilchrist

Michael Gilchrist

Architect

Celia Oprea Celia Oprea
Celia Oprea

Celia Oprea

Architectural Assistant

Adrian Lau Adrian Lau
Adrian Lau

Adrian Lau

Architect

Richard Holland Richard Holland Read Bio
Richard Holland

Richard Holland

Director

Richard joined the practice in 2013, becoming a director in 2024. He is an experienced architect with extensive experience across education and sports sectors. He has successfully delivered a number of highly sustainable new build and refurbishment projects for a wide range of client communities. Within the practice, Richard leads the practice’s Quality Management System and manages the use of BIM across our projects.

Tomos Owen Tomos Owen Read Bio
Tomos Owen

Tomos Owen

Associate

Tomos has worked on projects at various scales, across the commercial, education and civic sectors, and including delivering Net Zero projects. Tomos became an associate in 2023 and is Chair of the practice’s Employee Forum, which he has championed since the practice became an EOT in 2022. He is also responsible for induction management and leading Rivington Street Studio’s new office management system.

Jamiul Choudhury Jamiul Choudhury
Jamiul Choudhury

Jamiul Choudhury

Architectural Assistant

Wendy Mason Wendy Mason Read Bio
Wendy Mason

Wendy Mason

Director

Wendy is founding director of Rivington Street Studio. She has over 30 years’ experience in the education, housing and public sectors and has built a strong reputation for understanding the vision and aims of a project. She delivers sustainable and award-winning designs across new build and retrofit projects. Wendy is active in higher education delivering lectures, hosting design workshops and as an external examiner, and she is chair of governors of a local secondary school.

Carl Inder Carl Inder
Carl Inder

Carl Inder

Architect

Anna Sutcliffe Anna Sutcliffe
Anna Sutcliffe

Anna Sutcliffe

Architectural Assistant

Katharine Hubbard Katharine Hubbard Read Bio
Katharine Hubbard

Katharine Hubbard

Communications & New Business Manager

Katharine provides the successful management and submission of bids and tenders, drawing from her 15 years industry experience. She plays a crucial role in the development of a wide variety of marketing materials, together with managing social media channels and PR. Katharine also coordinates the practice’s Corporate Social Responsibility activities.

Alexander Urkiza Alexander Urkiza
Alexander Urkiza

Alexander Urkiza

Senior 3D Visualiser

Jim Soo Yeo Jim Soo Yeo
Jim Soo Yeo

Jim Soo Yeo

Architectural Assistant

Caspar Willingale Caspar Willingale
Caspar Willingale

Caspar Willingale

Architectural Assistant

Leanne Ackrell Leanne Ackrell
Leanne Ackrell

Leanne Ackrell

Senior Architect

Frankie Taplin Frankie Taplin
Frankie Taplin

Frankie Taplin

Architectural Assistant

Richard Trew Richard Trew Read Bio
Richard Trew

Richard Trew

Associate

Richard joined the practice in 2001 and become an associate in 2005. He has a wealth of experience in the education sector and has successfully delivered a range of award-winning schemes for the practice. He is especially skilled at transforming sensitive existing buildings extend their life. Richard is responsible for the CAD and IT systems within the office.

Billy James Billy James Read Bio
Billy James

Billy James

Practice Manager

As Practice Manager, Billy ensures the smooth running of the practice and supports our finance and business management processes. Drawing upon his experience of managing architectural practices of a range of scales, Billy’s organisation skills ensure the efficient and smooth day-to-day operation of the office, including providing support to our directors, associates and employees.

Oliver English Oliver English
Oliver English

Oliver English

Senior Architect

Gail Ross Gail Ross Read Bio
Gail Ross

Gail Ross

Associate

Gail is an architect with extensive post-qualification experience. She became an associate at Rivington Stret Studio in 2024. She has led teams delivering a wide range of high-quality projects from inception through to construction for both new-builds and refurbishments, including historic listed buildings within the higher education sector. She is leading our legal and contractual procedures.

Steve Fitzwilliam Steve Fitzwilliam Read Bio
Steve Fitzwilliam

Steve Fitzwilliam

Associate + Passivhaus Designer

With extensive planning and project-running experience, Steve became an associate at Rivington Street Studio in 2023. He has successfully developed projects for residential and mixed-use sites for local authority and private clients alike. Steve is Chair of the practice’s Green Team and is a certified Passivhaus Designer. In addition, Steve manages the practice’s CPD programme.

Niall Coleman Niall Coleman
Niall Coleman

Niall Coleman

Architectural Assistant