Emily Grandstaff-Rice FAIA is an architect at Arrowstreet with 17 years of experience on a broad range of academic, hospitality, institutional, and commercial projects. Her leadership includes serving as 2014 president of the Boston Society of Architects and chairing the Equity in Architecture Commission. She is the 2018-2020 Director At-large elect for the AIA Board of Directors. Emily’s innovative design work reinforces that a building is more than its shell; it is an experience. As a frequent speaker and writer on the future of architectural practice, Emily is fascinated by how technology, the social economy, and environmental urgency are addressed in Arrowstreet’s practice. When she’s not at the office, Emily can be found at the gym, writing, or walking her dogs.