Paola graduated in 2001 in Architecture at the IUAV University of Venice; she’s member of the Trento Architects Order with n. 1037 since 2002 and in 2003 she received the qualification of Spanish Architect.
She has been involved in sustainability since 2007 and in 2012 founded Macro Design Studio Srl, of which she’s CEO and Technical Director.
In 2014 she lead to certification as LEED AP BD+C the first building in Italy according to the LEED for Retail 2009 Gold level protocol; in 2015 resulted in certification as LEED AP ID+C the first building in Europe according to LEED v4 ID+C for Retail protocol; in 2018 as LEED AP BD+C the first building in Italy according to LEED v4 BD+C protocol: NC Gold level and again in 2020 – as LEED for Homes Green Rater – certifies the first LEED BD+C project: Multifamily Midrise v4 in Europe, Platinum level.
Titles and credits
LEED AP BD+C, ID+C, Homes
Living Future Accreditation (LFA)
GBC Home AP, Historic Building AP
LEED Green Rater
WELL Performance Testing Agent
LEED & WELL Faculty