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  Design Awards

                                    AIA, Maine Chapter Design Awards:

                                    Ridge House, 2003


                                   Institute for Civic Leadership

                                   Collaborative Community Project Award:

                                   Unity Village at Bayside, 2000

                                    USGBC LEED Awards:

                                    LEED Gold for Homes - Pearl Place 1, 2008

                                    LEED Gold for Homes Mid-rise - Pearl Place 2, 2008

                                    LEED Platinum for Multi Unit Housing - Crescent Height, 2010

                                   Maine Preservation Honor Award:

                                   2011 Rehabilitation Award - Gilman Place

  Community Service

                                    Treasurer, Parent Teacher Organization

                                    Lincoln Middle School

                                    Expanded Learning Opportunity Professional Mentor 

                                    Portland High School


  Professional Registrations

                                    Registered Architect, Albania

                                    LEED Accredited Professional, USGBC

  Other Experience                

                                    2012 - Venice Architecture Biennale

                                    13th International Architecture Exhibition “Common Ground”

                                    Editor at Large for Albanian Pavilion “In Heritage”

                                    UNESCO Center - Venice, Italy

                                   Archetype, PA, Portland, Maine

                                   Architectural Designer 1997-1998

                                   Mara Architects, Korce, Albania

                                   Head of Urban Planning Department, 1994-95

                                   Architectural Designer, 1992-93

  Education                   Central European University, Prague Czech Republic            

                                    School of Art & Architecture

                                    Diploma with Merit in

                                    History & Philosophy of Art & Architecture, 1994

                                    Polytechnic University of Tirana, Albania

                                    School of Architecture,

                                    Master of Architecture & Urban Planning, 1992


Pandika V Pleqi, LEED® AP

Senior Associate

207.774.4811  ext.4


Winton Scott Architects

Pandika was an accomplished architect and town planner in Albania before coming to the United States in 1995. Soon after joining Winton Scott Architects in 1998, Pandika became project manager for the Unity Village at Bayside infill housing project in Portland. Since that time, she has gained extensive design and management experience working on a wide range of new construction and renovation projects.

Pandika has worked in all phases of design and construction. Her portfolio includes a diverse group of projects from private residences and multi-family housing, to schools and medical facilities. She has handled managements of complex projects involving multiple participants from the design and construction team, to clients, and a wide range of investors, resulting to successful architectural and sustainable projects.