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M. Architecture, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
B. Building Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Registrations: CT

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Catherine Ellithorpe, AIA

Principal / Architect

Cathie brings leadership, strong communication skills and extensive experience in corporate and public education projects. She enjoys working closely with clients to understand the project goals and organizing the design team to provide comprehensive solutions specifically tailored to the client’s needs. She in active in industry organizations, serving in a variety of leadership roles.



Notable Project

James L. McGuire and Stephen Olney Elementary Schools in North Providence, RI
Role: Project Manager


Notable Project

Pfizer B222 Laboratory Building Renovation, Pearl River
Role: Project Manager


Why do you do what you do?

“I am one of those lucky people, I love what I do every day. I know I’m influencing my world, our world, in a positive way with the exceptional architecture that I’m able to be a part of creating.”