CELEBRATION, FL: Valerie Ward, AIA, ACHE, WELL AP, LEED AP BD+C, has joined The Lunz Group, a national architectural and interior design firm, as Senior Project Architect for our Healthcare Studio.
Ms. Ward joined The Lunz Group in January of 2021 as a leader within our Healthcare team, a growing vertical for our firm. She brings more than 16 years’ experience working in Healthcare design. Ms. Ward has served as Project Manager and Project Architect on multiple projects including hospital expansions and additions, clinics, medical office buildings, freestanding emergency rooms and more for clients such as AdventHealth, Orlando Health and Florida Hospital for Women.
Since July of 2019, Valerie has been the Founding Owner of Studio W Architecture in Apopka, Florida where she served as the Lead Architect and Owner, specializing in Healthcare, Hospital Medical Office, Pharmacy and Laboratory design, and construction. In addition she is also a WELL Accredited Professional (WELL AP), which denotes her expertise in WELL Building Standards and commitment to advancing human health and wellness through built design within our communities.
Based out of the firm’s Celebration office, Ms. Ward will focus on forming new client relationships, identifying new opportunities and recommending design concepts within our growing Healthcare market.
About The Lunz Group: As the largest architecture firm in Polk County, The Lunz Group focuses on creating a distinct client-centered, values-driven approach to design. With three office locations spanning coast-to-coast throughout Central Florida, the firm serves global entertainment and aeronautics leaders, nationally recognized healthcare institutions, and top-ranked educational research facilities throughout the nation. We pride ourselves on our unique approach to solving spatial problems through uncompromised client service. We continue to serve the communities we have lived, worked and played in for more than 30 years.