Elinor Gray-Williams

  • Consultant
  • BA(Hons) BArch RIBA SCA

Elinor leads the Conwy office and is an RIBA Conservation Accredited Architect (SCA), joining Donald Insall Associates in 2007 upon completion of the SPAB Lethaby Scholarship. She is a Board Member of the Design Commission for Wales, and sits on the judging panel of the SPAB Philip Webb Awards and as Conservation Consultant for the RIBA Awards. Clients enjoy working with Elinor, whose energy and conservation experience ensure a pragmatic approach to solutions for complex sites. Elinor has led multidisciplinary teams on projects with contract values ranging from £10,000 to £18m, involving wide stakeholder involvement. She specialises in contemporary design within historic contexts, and has an exceptional ability to marry design distinction, old buildings and commercial reality. Her interests lie with post-industrial landscapes and ruins in Wales.