Francis has more than 20 years’ experience across a wide range of architectural projects in various sectors including commercial, health, residential and tourism.
Francis graduated with a BArch from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, where she is registered. As an associate in a leading South African architectural practice she gained valuable experience on commercial and health projects. She relocated to Australia in 2002 where she has practiced since, working in a wide range of sectors and projects. Francis has managed MODE’s Gold Coast studio since 2016. Before that she worked at Fluid Architecture for 5 years. Her passion for architecture and the design process, as well as her depth of experience in leading teams, results in excellent outcomes for her clients.