Jennifer Costanzo, Operations Partner


Jennifer Costanzo
Only an informed decision can provide the best solution for the client and project. And only the abilities to listen carefully to all parties involved and to coordinate their efforts smoothly can lead to that decision.

Principal Jennifer Costanzo () brings to STR clients a rare focus and sense of organization that can see them through even the most challenging of projects. Wedded to her outstanding coordination skills, these qualities ensure that client needs are fulfilled through all phases of their projects.

Jennifer listens carefully to all parties involved in a project so that she can best coordinate their efforts for the client’s benefit. The result is not only a smoothly running project, but also a highly functional facility that meets and exceeds client goals.

A LEED® Accrediated Professional, Jennifer works to incorporate green design techniques into her projects. Through sustainable design, Jennifer strives to reduce consumption of non-renewable resources and minimize waste while creating healthy and productive environments.

Jennifer has specialized in the architecture of public institutions throughout her career. She has overseen the production and construction of school facilities of all levels and varying sizes, as well as municipal and other community facilities.

A native of West Virginia, Jennifer lives in Oak Park, Illinois with her husband, Jeffrey Roberts, also an architect and their two children.

  • Miami University, Ohio
    • Master of Architecture
  • Miami University, Ohio
    • Bachelor of Environmental Design
Professional Affiliations
  • American Institute of Architects
  • Illinois Capital Development Board Project Manager Training
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards
  • U.S. Green Building Council LEED® 2.0 AP
  • Ohio
  • Illinois
Lecture/Seminar Speaker
  • IASBO: 3rd Annual School Leaders Conference for Women