Carole Wedge is President of Shepley Bulfinch Richardson & Abbott, a national architecture and planning practice for leading institutional clients with offices in Boston, Phoenix and San Francisco. As president, Carole has led a transformation of Shepley, with the creation of an open culture and work environment in new office space in Boston; the rebranding of the firm and its institutional identity; and the addition of offices in Phoenix (2009) and San Francisco (2012).
Throughout her career she has sought to transform organizations by challenging them to face issues with clarity, frankness, and commitment. As an architect she has focused on the convergence of learning and teaching and research environments, with a long-standing commitment to sustainable design. A leader, mentor, and advocate, Carole is committed to making the architectural profession relevant to future generations. She serves on the Board of Trustees for Boston Architectural College (BAC) and the advisory board of the Design Futures Council's publication, Design Intelligence. She has spoken and written widely, presenting at the last five AIA national conventions.