Frances Strachan

BDes (Hons) BAArch (Hons) MArch RIAS RIBA


Frances graduated from the Dundee School of Architecture at the University of Dundee with a Master of Architecture (Merit) in 2013.  Frances worked in practice in Dundee whilst studying towards her Part III qualification and became a Chartered Architect in February 2017. She joined Brunton Design Studio in May 2017 having previously completed work experience, her year out and some in-house Revit training with the practice over the years. Coming full circle some might say.

Frances has a keen interest in energy efficiency and sustainable design along with the preservation and refurbishment of historic buildings.

Outside of the office, Frances can be found climbing Munros, running or on Scout camp. She's an outdoor enthusiast! Frances became a marathoner this year, which is a really good excuse to eat any food that makes its way into the office.  She’s also a dog lover, cake enthusiast and veggie.