Ciara joined NSPJ Architects in August 2021 as a Student Intern after graduating with a BSD in Architectural Studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln . Originally from Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Ciara is relocating to Kansas City for a long-term internship, taking a gap year before pursuing her Master’s degree. She has a strong interest in the relationship between architecture and other aesthetic fields such as art, fashion, and graphic design. Ciara is curious about the intersection of architecture with other fields such as history, politics, and art and was able to study abroad in the Czech Republic.. In Ciara’s free time she keeps busy drawing, thrifting, baking.