Congratulations to Lionel Johnson and Kristin L’Esperance!

TSW recently promoted Lionel Johnson to Senior Associate and Kristin L’Esperance to Associate.

Lionel Johnson, AIA, AICP, RA, LEED BD+C, joined the firm in 2009 and has worked on architecture and planning projects in North America, Central and South America, the Caribbean, and China.  He earned both a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Architecture from Andrews University in Michigan and specializes in green building design and New Urbanism design principles.  He is certified by the American Institute of Architects, American Planning Association, LEED Building Construction and Design, and the U.S. Green Building Council.  He lives in East Atlanta with his wife and two children.

Kristin L’Esperance, PLA, ASLA, joined TSW in 2014 and works primarily in the firm’s landscape architecture and planning studios as a project manager on a wide range of projects, including hotels, mixed use, main streets, campuses, parks and recreation facilities, coastal resorts, multifamily projects, and more.  She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Florida in 2011, is a registered Professional Landscape Architect in Florida and is a USGBC SITES Accredited Professional (U.S. Green Building Council).  Currently, she is serving on the Executive Committee for the Georgia Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects as Advocacy and Licensure Chair. Kristin lives in Atlanta’s Lake Claire neighborhood.