Master of Design Studies
Real Estate and the Built Environment ‘18
Van is a current MDes Real Estate and Built Environment candidate. A graduate of Rice University's School of Architecture, licensed architect, and former associate at MC2 Architects in Houston, Texas, she brings to the GSD a critical sense of design as well as formal and practical knowledge. In addition to being a Harvard RED club member, Van contributes to the Harvard Community Development Project, a collaboration between the university’s graduate schools providing consultation services to cities with need. Her involvement includes the revitalization of the South River Basin area in the city of Salem.