Since joining Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture in 1997, Aracely has led architecture and interior design commissions for corporate and commercial facilities, residential, retail, institutional, and hospitality projects. She is the head of HPA’s interior design studio, and works closely with HPA clients to express and detail cohesive building environments that meet their design visions.
Her portfolio of significant projects includes Soho House Chicago; 1225 Old Town; the interior amenities at AMLI Lofts; and the renovation and conversion of the Green Exchange, a LEED Platinum building that is the nation’s largest business hub for green enterprises.
A graduate of the University of Illinois of Chicago, Aracely is a member of the American Institute of Architects and the American Society of Interior Designers. She received the 2011 Women in Real Estate’s Impact Award from the Illinois Real Estate Journal and CREW Chicago.