Laura Vargas, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C

Project Director

Associate Principal

Laura has been planning, programming, designing, and managing projects for science, technology, and higher education clients for more than a decade. She is focused on applying her specialized laboratory planning expertise to EYP’s Total Impact Design mission, having already supported research and development facility projects for high-profile clients as diverse as Shell Global, The Dow Chemical Company, DuPont, the University of Houston, and Texas Tech University. Her experience has focused on diverse research in the fields of analytical chemistry, reaction engineering, consumer product development, pharmaceutical compounding, aerospace engineering, manufacturing, and veterinary medicine. A seasoned leader, she is dedicated to uniting project teams with the goals of their clients and constituents –resulting in successful and creative contributions to projects throughout the country, with a particular dedication to her home state of Texas.


Project Director Laura Vargas shares how the research community is responding to COVID-19 in a recent Tradeline article.

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