Karen D. Brooks
Karen D. Brooks, AIA, LEED AP BD+C
Associate Principal

Since joining Ballinger in 1999, Karen Brooks has led teams in the delivery of complex academic, research and corporate facilities. She has served as project manager for many of the firm’s most prominent life science projects, including work for Wexford Science + Technology, the University of Michigan, and the University of Pennsylvania. Karen brings a detailed approach to managing team resources and diverse client constituencies. With a strategic understanding of project goals, she balances client interests, budget requirements, and design excellence in the delivery of purposeful, high-quality projects. Karen speaks at industry conferences and is a member of the Urban Land Institute, currently serving on the Health and Life Sciences Council. She earned a Bachelor of Architecture from the Pennsylvania State University Schreyer Honors College.

Salk Hall

University of Pittsburgh
Salk Hall Addition + Renovation

University of Pennsylvania
Perelman School of Medicine, Stemmler Hall

Brown University - Ballinger

Brown University
Sidney E. Frank Hall for Life Sciences

The City of Philadelphia
Public Safety Services Campus

Virginia Commonwealth University - Ballinger

Virginia Commonwealth University
McGlothlin Medical Education Center

University of Pennsylvania - Ballinger

University of Pennsylvania
Annenberg Public Policy Center

West Pharmaceutical - Ballinger