Laura Richter Architect Planner Associate

Laura Richter, AICP, Associate AIA


Joined TSW in 2013


  • 2013, Master of City and Regional Planning, Urban Design Specialization, Georgia Tech

  • 2013, Master of Architecture, Urban Design Specialization, Georgia Tech

  • 2006, Bachelor of Science in Architecture, Georgia Tech

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Planning Association (APA)

  • American Institute of Architects (AIA) Associate Member

  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP)

  • Congress for New Urbanism (CNU)

Laura Richter, AICP, Associate AIA



Laura is an Associate and Project Manager in both the planning and architecture studios. Laura’s projects focus on strengthening urban fabrics, connectivity, and detail-oriented architecture. She works with communities and developers to create solutions that enrich environments while promoting active and healthy living.

Since joining TSW in 2013, Laura has designed and managed a variety of building projects including: mixed-use, missing middle residential, commercial, public buildings and historic renovations. She has also managed many planning efforts with both public and private development clients.

Laura is a three-time Georgia Tech graduate. She graduated with Honors in the undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Architecture program, followed by obtaining Master of Architecture and Master of City and Regional Planning degrees in 2013. She is also a 2022 graduate of the Urban Land Institute Center for Leadership program for the local Atlanta Chapter.

When I’m not at the office, you’ll find me…exploring Atlanta, traveling, and staying active!