Laura Wright

Laura Wright




Laura Wright, AIA LEED AP BD+C is a Principal of Lopez Salas Architects with 16 years of experience specializing in higher education, historic preservation, and green building projects, as well as a wide range of commercial, educational, residential, and industrial work. Laura is responsible for the firm’s sustainable, higher education, and historical preservation projects. Ms. Bennett has designed and constructed numerous structures on the Texas Tech University campus, many of which date back to 1924.

Ms. Wright received two Masters degrees in Architecture from Texas Tech University. She is a licensed architect in the State of Texas and Missouri. She holds National Council of Architectural Registration Boards Certification (NCARB) LEED AP BD+C accreditation and Historic Preservation certification. She is an Instructor/Program Coordinator for the Architectural /Drafting Technology department at Del Mar College and is a contributing writer for Texas Architect magazine. Her professional affiliations include the Texas Society of Architects (TxA) American Institute of Architects (AIA), Corpus Christi Chapter Youth Public Awareness Committee (YPAC), US Green Building Council (USGBC), Texas Gulf Coast Chapter Building Partnerships in Architectural Education (BPAE), Coalition of Community College Architecture Programs (CCCAP).

Representative Projects

  • Texas A & M CC Business Innovation Center
  • Naval Air Station Consolidated Club Facility
  • HABS Documentation of the Historic Ritz Theatre
  • Agrilife Extension Service Office
  • Craig Wallace Construction Offices
  • TTU Student Union Phases IIB and III
  • TTU Outreach and Extended Studies Building
  • TTU National Ranching Heritage Center
  • Tule Creek Hike and Bike Trail
  • Old Lubbock Post Office and Federal Building
  • Texas Technological College Dairy Barn
  • Texas Tech University Student Leisure Pool
  • New 22nd Street MRI/CT Facility
  • Banquete Park, Phase II, Nueces County
  • MacArthur High School Performance Art Center
  • Promesa Office Building
  • Agnes Cotton Elementary School
  • Northside Church of Christ