Architecture Firm Promotes Three to Associate

Pawtucket, RI – LLB Architects has promoted Jeffrey Porter, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP; Bethany Pursley, NCIDQ; and Patrick Torborg, LEED AP to associate.

Porter has 15 years of experience with a focus in public libraries and municipal building design, as well as affordable housing projects. Recent projects include the award-winning renovation of the Children’s Room at the Cranston Public Library’s Central Branch and developing cutting-edge maker spaces within the historic Weston Art & innovation Center. He is the director of project management leading the LLB’s internal certification for project managers.

Pursley has 10 years of experience as an interior designer. Her portfolio includes work at higher education institutions, both public and private, along with numerous municipal projects. Some recent projects include a gut renovation of two of Rhode Island College’s major academic buildings, Gaige Hall and Craig-Lee Hall, and a renovation of the Worcester Public Library which includes a world-class children’s room.

Torborg has 10 years of experience in architecture with a focus on educational projects both K-12 and higher education, public and private. His strengths are in both the design and construction administration phases. Recent projects include the award-winning Lincoln School STEAM Hub for Girls and a renovation/addition to provide accessibility at Rhode Island College’s Roberts Hall.