Denver, CO (June 9, 2015) – SLATERPAULL | Hord Coplan Macht announces that the firm has added Mecayla Cobb, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, as director of higher education programming and planning to its Denver office. 

Cobb will assist with expanding the firm’s higher education practice and support the ongoing higher education projects across the firm focusing on campus master planning, implementation planning, as well as academic programming and benchmarking. She joins SLATERPAULL | Hord Coplan Macht from CannonDesign, where she served as associate vice president and higher education market leader.  

“Mecayla brings a very successful track record in client service and project leadership in the higher education sector,” says Jennifer Cordes, principal, SLATERPAULL | Hord Coplan Macht. “Her expertise in this growing market will allow us to serve our clients’ needs and expand our capabilities.” 

Cobb holds a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture (GSAPP) in New York and a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Kansas.

About SLATERPAULL | Hord Coplan Macht

SLATERPAULL | Hord Coplan Macht is an architecture, landscape architecture, planning and interior design firm. Specializing in education, healthcare, mixed-use, historic preservation, parks, office and institutional facilities, the firm has offices in Denver, CO, Baltimore, MD and Alexandria, VA. For more information, visit