Toni Loiacano, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP,  joins our Boston office and the national Science & Technology practice as a senior vice president. She is a seasoned architect with 16 years’ experience who is passionate about designing for the future of learning, collaboration and research.

“Toni will be an excellent addition to our team in Boston,” says Lynne Deninger, principal and office practice leader. “Her expertise will elevate our already robust higher education, and science and technology practices to deliver exceptional solutions to our clients.”

Toni has created innovative laboratory environments for some of the most prestigious higher education institutions in the world, including the University of Chicago, Penn State University, and Stanford University. She has proven to her clients through qualitative data that design impacts the bottom line by positively influencing recruitment, motivation, and retention of principal investigators, staff and students.

“CannonDesign is taking the changing design market head-on, widening our expertise in non-traditional services like workplace strategy and facility optimization. I am excited to be part of the innovative environment at CannonDesign, partnering with clients in New England, inside and outside higher education.”

A recognized thought-leader in designing science and technology environments, Toni has presented at national conferences such as SCUP, Tradeline, AASHE and AAC&U and has published numerous articles in Laboratory Design, Tradeline and High Profile.