Rachael Leson is Director of Design as part of the Hospitality Studio at FRCH Design Worldwide. She has had extensive hotel design experience, working for major brands including Hilton, Marriott and Hyatt, on a wide range of Full Service and Limited Service projects. As a graduate of the University of Cincinnati's School of Architecture and Interior Design within DAAP, Rachael focuses on a holistic approach to design including: brand strategy, image strategy, planning, conceptualization, design execution and comprehensive documentation.
Rachael is a client-focused project leader externally, with a passion for mentoring young designers internally. Most recently, playing a key role in a Hampton-sponsored brand design study with students from UC DAAP.