Mrs. Accardo received a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Southwestern Louisiana in 1990, she became a registered Architect in 1996.
As Principal partner of Garrity + Accardo Architects, Mrs. Accardo is responsible for all architectural design projects. Included in those responsibilities are client correspondence, contract negotiations, programming and site development, master planning, design and direct supervision of all contract documents, cost estimating, project scheduling, specification writing, bidding, and construction administration.
Mrs. Accardo has extensive experience with renovations, additions, and adaptive re-use of existing structures. This work includes bringing existing buildings into current code compliance, updating ADA compliance, and reworking existing structures and layouts to accommodate her client’s program, budget limits, and long term planning needs.