Burcin has dedicated her career to thoughtfully planning and designing science environments and redefining standards and best practices for the industry. Burcin’s career has also included many influential leadership positions with professional organizations including AIA and SCUP. She is a founding member of the Board of Directors for the Chicago chapter of I2SL. She counts this work with professional organizations among her great passions. After a hard day’s work, Burcin often plays the piano to help her wind down. She also loves adventure with a particular affinity for visiting cities with great waterfronts. Who can blame her?