Research, Design and Development Manager
As Make It Right’s Research, Design and Development Manager, Jordan Pollard works with the Communication team to help share the lessons learned by the organization and with the Construction team to develop cost appropriate design and construction methodologies. Pollard has ten years of experience in architecture, fabrication and construction.
At environmental architecture firm William McDonough + Partners, Jordan spent six years working on projects ranging from master planning to residential work clients including Google, VmWare, Proctor and Gamble, the Chinese government and others.
In 2007, Jordan started working with Make It Right through WM+P, helping to write the guidelines and material selection criteria for the first homes. In 2009, he moved back home to Louisiana to work with the Executive Architect for the Make It Right project, John Williams Architects. At JWA, Jordan managed Make It Right’s work for two years. In 2012, he joined Make It Right to develop the Library and Laboratory, new platforms for sharing the technical aspects of Make It Right’s work with a broader audience. Jordan is also helping to advance design, research and development opportunities.