This award is given in recognition of a career of dedicated commitment to the built environment and in recognition of significant contributions and accomplishments toward the design and development of healthcare facilities in California.
The recipient of the 2023 Lifetime Achievement Award in Healthcare Facility Design founded her firm, Taylor Design, in 1979, in excess of thirty years in advance of the current wave advocating equal opportunities for women in the profession of architecture.
Taylor served as the practice’s president for 25 years, chairman for 12 years, and continues to serve on its Board of Directors, developing a firm that has grown to five California offices.
Gordon Chong, FAIA
John Kouletsis, AIA
Robert J. Kain, AIA
Derek Parker, FAIA
Jim Diaz, FAIA