Laura Beth Mertz

Laura Beth Mertz

Laura Beth Mertz

Senior Associate

Design + WELL

A space without people is just space. The individual is the critical key to what the building can be.

As an Architectural Designer at PDR, Laura Beth Mertz brings over 10 years of professional experience in the architecture industry. She has worked on projects that encompass workplace strategy, programming, design concept development, furniture selection, and construction documentation, and construction administration. As a leader in sustainability, she has worked to implement new certification programs and initiatives in the workplace.

Laura Beth has acquired expertise in understanding the design process, historic preservation, lighting integration, furniture specifications, and the construction permitting process. She has worked for both large and small clients and has gained experience in everything from programming and design to construction detailing, cost, and scheduling. Laura Beth’s attention to detail and meticulous approach to projects and scheduling help to ensure that client needs are accurately met.

Her approach to design stays true to her core values of carefully crafting a space that is centered on the needs of the occupant by designing from the inside out. She values working closely with leadership as well as the end-user, all while using her LEED and WELL building experience to design environmentally responsible projects.