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Master of Architecture,
North Dakota State University

Bachelor of Science in Architecture,
North Dakota State University


elsie mcguigan


Elsie is passionate about designing for people and communities. Her graduate research focused on the nomadic lifestyle and how architecture can be adapted to a mobile style of living approached from a business opportunity perspective. She has always been interested in how architecture can impact lifestyle and well-being.

At Saam, she values collaboration and, most of all, appreciates the amazing team. She likes working on a variety of projects and is currently working toward earning her Massachusetts architecture license.

Outside of the office, Elsie enjoys traveling, exploring new neighborhoods, comedy shows, cycling, and spending time with friends and family.