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Rowena Burbeck

Associate | Senior Architectural Technologist

Rowena joined xsite in June 2010 having graduated from Northumbria University in 2005 and working in Newcastle based practices since then. She was drawn to xsite due to its different creative approach to architecture and its local project base which enables greater site involvement as well as having a positive impact on the local built environment.

Rowena has experience of a range of projects including leisure, commercial, hotel and spa, residential and healthcare with construction budgets ranging from £100,000 to £48 million.

She is responsible for developing the practices offer in the areas of Construction, Technology and CDM. She also acts as a mentor for students within the practice helping them to develop their skills and ensuring they get the best possible industry experience.

Outside of work she enjoys live music and comedy, art, reading crime thrillers and drinking good sauvignon blanc.