Courtney Prentiss

Courtney Prentiss

Scholar since

Scholarship received
2022 AIA Large Firm Roundtable ARE Scholarship

Current occupation
Project Coordinator at Moody Nolan


Washington University in St. Louis (M.Arch, Master’s in Construction Management)
University of Chicago (Mathematics)

Areas of expertise

University of Chicago (Bachelor’s in Mathematics)
Washington University in St. Louis (M.Arch, Master’s in Construction Management)

Chicago, IL

Courtney Prentiss is an emerging professional on the path to architectural licensure with an affinity for complex project coordination and team management. She sees architecture as a means of making solutions tangible and finds success in the process of turning two-dimensional documents into four-dimensional experiences. An avid problem-solver, Courtney finds innovative ways to create moments of meaning and opportunity in the spaces she designs.

Courtney has a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Chicago and two master’s degrees in Architecture and Construction Management from Washington University in St. Louis. She served on the inaugural executive board for Washington University’s AIAS chapter and has since been involved in AIA at the local, regional, and national levels. She has been equally as involved in NOMA, currently volunteering on the policy outreach committee within the BosNOMA chapter. Courtney is passionate about turning plans into action, especially involving the betterment of her communities or pushing the industry forward.

Currently based in Boston, Courtney is a Project Coordinator at Moody Nolan. She finds it essential to work in an environment of diverse backgrounds, interests, geographies, and market pursuits. Within the company, she focuses on major corporate, hospitality, and retail/mixed-use projects.