Fran Leadon


Educational Credentials:
  • M.Arch., Yale University; 1994
  • B.Design, University of Florida; 1991
Teaching Experience:
  • The City College of New York; 2000-2011
Professional Experience:
  • Pouder Design Group
  • Voorsanger Associates
  • Richard Sturgeon Studio
  • Coburn Architecture
  • George Ranalli, Architect
  • Balmori Associates
  • New York
Selected Publications and Recent Research:
  • Broadway: A History of New York City in Thirteen Miles (W. W. Norton, 2015)
  • AIA Guide to New York City, with Norval White and Elliot Willensky (Oxford University Press, 2010)
  • "Inspecting the Green City," Oculus, Fall 2009.
  • "The Aleatoric Studio: Embracing Chance and Risk in First-Year Design," 99th Annual ACSA Conference Proceedings, March 3-6, 2011.
  • "Bloomberg Makes Space in New York: Studying the Transformation of Place in New York Under the Bloomberg Administration," book review of Bloomberg's New York: Class and Governance in the Luxury City by Julian Brash, Architect's Newspaper, January 19, 2011.
Professional Memberships:
  • American Institute of Architects
  • AES 11100 Communications Studio I
  • AES 12000 Communications Workshop II
  • ARCH 21200 Introduction to the Built Environment of New York City