Lesley Donald has over twenty years’ of design experience in building structures, separated by a combination of teaching structural design and freelance structural design work. Her project experience has utilised all conventional building materials and encompasses many sectors of the industry, e.g. educational, retail, commercial, healthcare, housing, arts and leisure. She is particularly interested in conservation projects and has worked on a range of projects reporting on condition and advising on repairs and alterations to older buildings. She has a wealth of experience of working on Health Sector projects, particularly with NHS Lothian.
John Gray Centre, Haddington - New archive, library, museum and heritage centre for the local community. Value £4m.
Western General Hospital, Edinburgh - Various projects e.g. breast unit upgrade/new theatre (value £2m) and front door services (value £1.2m).
The Bridge, Easterhouse, Glasgow - New flagship building within the Easterhouse Cultural Campus. The Arts Factory includes a 210-seat auditorium, recording suites, rehearsal spaces, library, café and the new offices of the National Theatre of Scotland. Value £7m.