To successfully design a facility with great attention to gender differences, it is important to empower and promote leadership at all levels. Join our national justice planning expert, Steve Carter, as he discusses the fundamental guiding design principals and their application in the new Las Colinas Detention and Reentry Facility in San Diego, California.

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5577Leadership in the Design of Women’s Facilities

Stephen A. Carter

Executive Vice President

Stephen is personally involved in technical studies in the areas of needs assessment, operational and architectural programming, design review, program management, and policy evaluation, among others. He is often engaged by governmental agencies to develop analytically based studies and build consensus for a variety of project types ranging from courthouses to correctional institutions to law enforcement installations. His comprehensive experience in all sectors of the justice system assists clients in realizing the functional linkages between the various components.