Augusta Barone

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Augusta Barone, Partner, began working at Robert A.M. Stern Architects as a preceptor from Rice University in 1984 and returned to work at the firm upon graduating with a Bachelor of Architecture degree in 1986.

Ms. Barone most recently completed the LEED Platinum George W. Bush Presidential Center on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas. Other recent projects include North Hall and Library, a campus-wide space planning master plan, and a new quadrangle for the City University of New York's Bronx Community College; a campus master plan for Shepherd University in Shepherdstown, West Virginia; a master plan for the renovation and expansion of the Hewitt School, an independent school in New York City; the Robin Hood Foundation's new Excellence Charter School in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, which restored and added to an 1880 public school that was abandoned for 13 years after a major fire; the Uncommon Charter High School and Achievement First Brooklyn High School; and the LEED Gold certified Greenspun Hall for the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, a 120,000-square-foot building housing seven academic departments.

Ms. Barone has served as Project Architect for the master planning, campus-wide space utilization analysis, and space planning for the thirteen-building campus of the College of Notre Dame of Maryland, as well as detailed programming and architectural services for the Knott Science Center, the renovation of the historic Meletia Residence Hall, the Kathleen Feeley International Center, and Fourier Hall. Ms. Barone has also completed campus planning and long-range space planning for the Bryn Mawr School, a 20-acre K-12 girls independent school in Baltimore, Maryland. She has contributed to the programming, design, construction documents and administration of the Disney Casting Center in Lake Buena Vista, Florida; the Pasadena Police Building in Pasadena, California; the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts; the Moore Psychology Building at Dartmouth College; a building for biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins University; and space planning, design and construction of the new office of Robert A.M. Stern Architects in New York City.

Ms. Barone served on the jury for the 2013 Final Presentations of the New York City chapter's ACE (Architecture, Construction, and Engineering) Mentor Program, a national volunteer organization that mentors high school students and offers exposure to the architecture, construction, and engineering industry. Ms. Barone is a registered architect in the State of New York.