Main Board Director, BA (hons) Dip Arch RIBA, Wendy has been a member of Nicol Thomas Ltd for more than 25 years and has been practicing as a Chartered Architect for thirty years.

She heads up the Birmingham Office Architectural team delivering designs and technical support across a range of sectors including residential, commercial, health & wellbeing, and retirement. With a particular passion for retirement, Wendy has become a specialist in the area of older peoples housing and assisted living design. She has delivered just over 4,200 extra care/care home apartments (achieving Sterling Gold standard dementia design), across a large geographical area and range of Clients, with a further 1,500 retirement apartment schemes currently at early strategic stage or under construction. She continues to campaign for viable, accessible and aspirational designs that promote dignity and independence in later life.