Dean's Advisory Board

Principal &  Director Higher Education Studio, Glave Holmes, Richmond, VA 

(1998 BS Arch, 2004 M Arch + MLA)

Jill Nolt, Principal and Director of the Higher Education Studio, brings nearly 20 years professional experience to Glavé & Holmes Architecture. She is an accomplished architect and landscape architect whose portfolio of work ranges from master planning to academic buildings to cultural and residential landscapes.

Jill received her Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Virginia in 1998 and continued at UVA for both a Master of Architecture and Master of Landscape Architecture in 2004. Jill credits a professor for encouraging the integrated pursuit of both professions and for introducing the complex and evocative relationship between building and site. In addition to teaching in higher education, Jill’s professor was a woman practitioner, thus serving as a vital role model and mentor. Jill was previously at 3North as a Director and is Chair of the City of Richmond Urban Design Committee and is an active and founding member of Richmond Women in Design. 

Jill has been a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board from 2013-2018.