Kate Renner, Associate, AIA, EDAC, Lean-Six Sigma
Architect and Researcher, HKS, Inc.
Kate Renner, an architect and researcher at HKS, specializes in healthcare with experience working with several of the top healthcare systems in the United States and abroad. She has worked to develop solutions to the many complex challenges encountered in the healthcare environment and create a healing space for patients, staff and the community. She has worked extensively with the HKS research team, developing a post-occupancy evaluation methodology, a Functional Performance Evaluation, as well as conducting efficiency and behavior mapping studies. This work has evolved to focus on the impact each of HKS'' projects have on the key stakeholders - the people, business and planet. Kate has a Masters of Art and a Masters of Architecture from the University of Kansas.