Rhea joined Stokes Architecture in 2015. She previously worked as a carpenter’s assistant and for a non-profit organization, but predominantly comes from a restaurant background—working several years in development for a well-known Philadelphia restaurateur. Rhea’s interest in design, construction, and business development is reflected not only in her experience but also in her education. She received her B.A. is Architecture, Minor in Fine Arts, and Master of Architecture from The University of Pennsylvania. Additionally, she sought to broaden her knowledge by taking courses in Finance and Real Estate Investments from The Wharton School. She is currently engaged in Stokes’ café projects and is working towards obtaining her license. When she is not helping others get their caffeine fix, she can be found being active or creating her next Excel spreadsheet.