Trish Buzan, Associate AIA, is technology director at NAC Architecture acting as the single leader and manager of day-to-day technology issues within the firm. Trish joined NAC in 1990 as a CADD drafter. She later worked toward firm-wide CADD standards and development and implementation of AutoCAD Architecture, becoming the firm’s CADD Manager. Later she spearheaded firm-wide implementation of Revit BIM software and Newforma project management software. In recent years she has focused on integrating technology and building connections between offices during mergers. She is currently planning the firm’s migration to a an enterprise-wide knowledge management and sharing platform.
“In my career at NAC Architecture, computing technology has gone from drafting and word processing stations to becoming the underlying structure of an integrated process that is leveraged in every part of design and delivery. We continually explore new tools and processes for both ourselves and our clients and push our utilization to achieve the greatest benefit. This is one of the many reasons that NAC Architecture is a great place to work and a great firm with which to work.”