HGA is pleased to welcome Suzanne Gater Jaggers, Associate AIA, LEED® GA, EDAC, as associate vice president and healthcare principal in the Los Angeles, California, office. She will lead client relations, team processes, and new business opportunities for the healthcare practice group serving the Los Angeles and Southern California market.
“Jaggers brings extensive knowledge of California healthcare institutions to our team,” said Robert Cull, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, vice president and healthcare practice group leader in the Los Angeles office. “She places a high value on the process of discovery, research, and new perspectives on health, healing, and well-being. She will add significant value as healthcare organizations address solutions to the current health crisis.”
Jaggers has more than 30 years’ experience designing inpatient, outpatient, behavioral health, and health sciences facilities. She has served in leadership roles on the San Francisco AIA Healthcare and Science Committee and the Los Angeles AIA Healthcare Committee. Jaggers has a Bachelor of Science Degree in interior design from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas.
“Healthcare design is about promoting health and healing, building relationships between the medical practice and patients, and improving lives and communities,” Jaggers said. “The challenges facing healthcare organizations today require fresh approaches to managing population health. I am excited to join a team dedicated to exceptional client service.”