With more than 20 years working in diverse facilities design, Iliamar brings a vital perspective to projects. She got her start in architecture designing restaurants for national chains, including California Pizza Kitchen, McCormick & Schmick’s, PF Chang’s and Lettuce Entertain You. Her years in hospitality drive her passion for the meticulous design of warm and inviting environments for end users and staff to optimize outcomes and performance. She is a skilled and experienced leader for project planning, design and construction. Iliamar is the nation’s only architect who is also a Michelin-starred restauranteur. She earned two Michelin stars for a restaurant she planned, designed, built, owned and operated in the competitive Chicago market.