I’m pleased to welcome Laura into this exceptional group of professional women. Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.
Garden City, NY (PRWEB) May 24, 2017
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Laura Warren, A.I.A., as a 2017-2018 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 850,000 members, a thriving eChapter and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Laura into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
For more than three decades, Laura Warren has had a lasting impact on the design and construction industry in the U.S., Mexico and South America. Using the skills and expertise she has honed throughout her successful career, she provides unique, solution-based design concepts for a large variety of projects, including airports, small businesses and large corporations.
Born in Mexico, Ms. Warren was inspired by her hard-working, successful and philanthropically inclined parents. Despite being discouraged by some about working in the male-dominated eld of architecture, she pursued her dream, graduated with a degree in architecture (top honors) and co-founded A+A Architects in Cd. Juarez, Mexico. After eventually moving to the U.S., in 2004, Ms. Warren founded The Warren Group Architects, Inc.
Today, as Principal and President of the McAllen, TX-based company, Ms. Warren oversees and mentors a staff of highly skilled architects and designers as they provide comprehensive architectural services such as master planning, site nding and design, programming, international project management, building and site assessments, and sustainable LEED Certi ed design and interiors. Never forgetting what she learned about the importance of giving back to the community from her parents, Ms. Warren offers ongoing support of a number of local and national charities.
Awards & Accomplishments:
M.S., University of Mexico, Architecture; published author: City by Design - An Architectural Perspective of Texas Panache Partners LLC, March 1, 2008; member of McAllen South Rotary, McAllen Chamber of Commerce, American Institute of Architects; McAllen Economic Development; McAllen Economic Development, Vice Chairman of Board of Trustees; UT RGV International Women’s Board, President; Quinta Mazatlan, Advisory Board Member and Trustee; International Museum of Arts and Science, Chairperson of the Board of Trustees
NAPW’s mission is to provide an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful women executives, professionals and entrepreneurs where they can aspire, connect and achieve. Through innovative resources, unique tools and progressive benefits, professional women interact, exchange ideas, advance their knowledge and empower each other.