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Architect

Angela O'Byrne, Colombian, American architect. Registered architect, New York, 1989, Louisiana, 1998, Oklahoma, 2000, Texas, 2001, Illinois, 2001. Named Woman of the Year, City Business, New Orleans, 2000; named one of 40 Under 40, City Business Magazine, New Orleans, 1999, Gambit Newspaper, New Orleans, 2000.

Background

O'Byrne, Angela was born on October 23, 1960 in Cali, Colombia. Arrived in the United States, 1965. Daughter of Alvaro and Maria Teresa O'Byrne.

Education

Bachelor of Architecture, Tulane University, 1983. Master of Science in Real Estate Development, Columbia University, 1987.

Career

Intern architect Shalett Venture Group, New Orleans, 1983—1984. Owner O'Byrne-Myers Development, 1984—1986. Director project management New York City Housing Development Corporation, 1987—1988.

Project manager Architects North, Lake Placid, 1988—1992, SOM, New York City, 1992—1993. Administrative director Shen, Milsom & Wilke, 1993—1994. Project manager Gensler, 1994—1995.

Operations manager New York City branch DMJM Architects and Engineers, 1995—1998. President, principal Perez (formerly Perez, Ernst, Farnet), New Orleans, since 1998.

Achievements

  • Registered architect, New York, 1989, Louisiana, 1998, Oklahoma, 2000, Texas, 2001, Illinois, 2001.

Membership

Board member New Orleans Regional Leadership Institute, 2000—2002. Member, participant Top 10 by 2010, 2001—2002. Member of Womens Business Council, New Orleans Regional Chamber of C. (executive council 2000-2002), Executive Womens Golf Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, rollerblading, travel, reading, volunteering.

Connections

Married William A. Myers III, December 28, 1978 (divorced July 1992). Children: Frederick Myers, Alexandra Myers, Christina Myers.

father:
Alvaro O'Byrne

mother:
Maria Teresa O'Byrne

spouse:
William A. Myers III

child:
Frederick Myers O'Byrne

child:
Alexandra Myers O'Byrne

child:
Christina Myers O'Byrne