SUSANNA HOUWEN  Architect AIBC, BEP, LEED AP  | Architect

Susanna Houwen is a registered architect and building envelope consultant with over 20 years of local experience. She primarily provides architectural and building envelope consulting services for existing buildings, including architectural renovation, building envelope rehabilitation, or heritage preservation. Often, these projects involve conducting assessments for regulatory compliance of existing conditions, plotting a path through unclear approvals processes, or facilitating approval or mitigation of existing non-conforming conditions. Susanna supervises the production of permit and contract drawings, performs construction phase field review, and provides contract administration.


M.Arch., University of British Columbia
B.A., University of Victoria


Architectural Institute of British Columbia
BC Building Envelope Council
U.S. Green Building Council


North Oyster Elementary School Building Envelope Condition Assessment, Ladysmith
Lavington Elementary School Building Envelope Condition Assessment, Ladysmith
Shakespeare House, North Vancouver
72 East 2nd Heritage Warehouse Conversion, Vancouver
Nicola Mews, Vancouver
Old Hastings Mill Store Museum Fire Escape Upgrade, Vancouver
Manor Gardens Loft Approval, Vancouver