1100 Architect Principal Gwendolyn Conners, AIA, has been named Co-Chair of the AIANY Architecture for Education Committee, the group charged with advancing design principles to support 21st century education. With Marta Sanders, AIA, Gwen will lead the committee in programming and planning initiatives that address emerging issues in the design of educational facilities, including how adaptive reuse and sharing facilities across departments can help schools and universities accommodate growing student populations. Gwen has managed the design and delivery of multiple educational projects for 1100 Architect, including The Dalton School, The Berkeley Carroll School, and Brooklyn Friends.