1982 Master or Architecture, University of California Berkeley

1978 Bachelor of Arts in Art History, University of California, Santa Barbara

Awarded 'Most Outstanding Graduating Senior" in Art History Department



2010—present California College of the Arts, Architecture Division, Professional Practice

1992—1993 UC Extension Interior Architecture Department, Developed and Taught Woodwork and Casework Design

1980—1981 UC Berkeley, Graduate Teaching Assistant for Roger Montgomery, Introduction to Environmental Design



2009 LEED AP Certification

1987—present Member, American Institute of Architects, San Francisco Chapter

1985 Registered Architect, State of California 17695



1990—present Principal, Patricia Motzkin Architecture

1986—1990 TAC, San Francisco. Project Architect for major institutional projects, including the Stanford Science Center Arcade

1984—1986 Reid and Tarics Architects, San Francisco

1983—1984 Whisler-Patri Architects, San Francisco



2007 NARI Remmies First Place Award, Hanna House, San Francisco

2005—2009 AIASF Small Firms, Great Projects

2000, 2002 AIASF Small Firms, Great Projects

1998 Metropolitan Home, Home of the Year Award

1995, 1997, 1998 AIASF Small Firms, Great Projects

1994 Union Street Gallery, San Francisco

1993 Limn, San Francisco

1992 AIA Honorable Mention, Frankel Ranch House Remodel, Napa

1992 UC Extension, Exhibition of Faculty Work

1991 CWED Exhibition, Women in Architecture, San Francisco

1991 AIA/SF, Women’s Work Exhibition, San Francisco

1990 AIA Honor Award, Pressman Family Residence, Colorado



2004 The Farmhouse, New Inspiration for the Classic American Home

2003 Inspired House Magazine, Premier Issue

2002 Home Magazine, September 2002 Issue

2001 At Work At Home

1998 Remodeling Magazine, December 1998 Issue

1998 Women’s Day Custom Kitchens and Baths, August 1998 Issue

1994 Sunset Magazine, March 1994 Issue

1995 Construction Management Magazine, May 1995 Issue

1996 Montclarion, Piedmonter, Berkeley Voice, May 1996 Issue

1996 Home Magazine, June 1996 Issue

1996 Home Office Design Book

1998 Metropolitan Home, January 1998 Issue

1998 San Francisco Chronicle, January 1998 Issue

1998 Montclarion, February 19, 1998

1998 Century 21 House and Home, July/August 1998 Issue