Giselle Altea received her Master of Architecture degree from University of Washington in Seattle.  She also received her Bachelor of Science in Architecture and Bachelor of Art in Studio Art from University of Maryland in 2008.  An east-coast native from Maryland, her work is shaped by her travels and experience living in the Philippines, Mexico, Italy, Australia, Baltimore, and San Francisco.  Currently, Giselle is an architectural designer and resides in Seattle, Washington.