Profile: 

Andrea Melgarejo de Berry received her Master of Architecture and Master in Urban Planning from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where she was a Teaching Assistant for the sophomore design studios. Her career and educational interests has always been in the exploration of different scales of architecture, seeking to improve livability of communities though the practice of thoughtful design and the making of it. She became a licensed architect in Paraguay in 2008 and has worked independently as well as in collaboration with other architects on a variety of building projects ranging in scale from TV set design, commercial to single and multi-family residential. She has also participated in a number of design competitions for which she won several awards. Her work has been published and exhibited nationally and internationally.

Education: 

Master of Architecture, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
Master of Urban Planning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2014
Bachelor in Architecture, Universidad Nacional de Asunción, Paraguay, 2007