Paola graduated with a bachelors degree in Architecture from the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico. Prior to joining JEMA, Paola worked for Hastings+Chivetta Architects in higher education projects, ranging from places of worship to collegiate athletic and wellness facilities.
Paola has a special expertise in architectural visualization representations, developing 2D, 3D and VR as well as video walk/fly through using Sketchup/Revit, Lumion/Enscape and After Effects.
Paola is a member of the Steering Committee and Communication Committee of the AIA St. Louis Women in Architecture Forum. Paola is also an active volunteer for Canstruction in St. Louis, promoting a unique charity food drive for the design industry.