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Kristen Murphy, LEED AP BD+C, WELL AP

Senior Consultant

617 499 8081

What I’m Listening to Now

“I really like the variety of acoustical consulting: each project comes with interesting clients and unique challenges. It is really cool to see how far the principles of good acoustics apply!”

Kristen Murphy is an acoustician with over nine years of consulting experience, specializing in architectural acoustics, mechanical systems noise and vibration control, and environmental noise. She utilizes her LEED AP knowledge to provide guidance in sustainability design and advancing human health and wellness in buildings for each project. She has conducted field measurements, evaluated acoustical criteria, and provided acoustical recommendations for room finishes, sound isolation construction, and mechanical noise mitigation for a broad portfolio of educational, healthcare, performing arts, commercial, and residential building types.

Favorite Quotes

“Go Blue! – Michigan Wolverine fans everywhere

“You’ll have to speak up, I’m wearing a towel.” – Homer Simpson

Accomplishments

  • 169th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America, Presenter, May 2015
  • LEED Accredited Professional for Building Design + Construction
  • WELL Accredited Professional
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Master of Science in Architectural Acoustics
  • University of Michigan, Bachelor of Science in Architecture