Darling is CEO and cofounder of The Architect’s Newspaper, celebrating its 12th year. The A|N media company consists of print and digital publications covering architecture and design news, as well as the Facades+ conferences. As A|N’s publisher, Darling won the AIA National Collaboration Award, Grassroots Preservation Award, and ASLA NY’s President’s Award. She began her publishing career as director of print production for The Gap’s European markets. She holds a BS from The University of Texas at Austin.
Carol Phillips is a Partner at Moriyama & Teshima Architects, a firm that has been designing many of Canada’s most recognized and innovative public buildings over its enduring 60 year history. Since 2007, Carol has brought her passionate drive for powerful and graceful architectural solutions to some of the firm’s most valued recent civic, cultural and educational buildings. Carol developed her inspired design leadership over 20 years of working in Canada and abroad. Social inclusivity, sense of place and a holistic approach to sustainability are principles that drive her architecture which is grounded in assertive material presence.