Healthcare Planner | Minneapolis, MN, USA

Alena is a Healthcare Planner and a Team Leader for Women's Health at HDR, with over 10 years of experience in healthcare architecture. Over the last 5 years, she has focused almost exclusively on planning and design of birth centers, and has become an expert in designing for women. Alena is a regular critic at the University of Minnesota, where she has taught an undergraduate design workshop in Fall 2014. She resides in Minneapolis, MN with her husband and two sons, and spends her free time traveling the world and volunteering for a non-profit called the Advocates for Human Rights.