Lola Sheppard is Associate Professor at the University of Waterloo. Her research exists at the intersection of architecture, landscape, and urbanism. She founded Lateral Office in 2003 in a partnership with Mason White. Prior to this, she worked in architecture firms in Rotterdam, Paris, and London.
She spoke at the University of Washington campus in Seattle on April 11, 2018. Her lecture was titled "Architecture, Geography and Environment." It was the 2018 Mahlum Endowed Lecture and was part of the Department of Architecture Spring 2018 lecture series.