Core staff


Columba Cook

Born in Woking, England, Columba holds a Diploma in Architecture with honours from Thames Polytechnic, a Masters Degree in Building Conservation Science with distinction from Bournemouth University, and a Certificate in Liturgical Design from CTU Chicago. Columba worked for several private practices in England and the USA before founding Columba Cook Ltd in 1984. He is an RIBA Chartered Architect and is AABC accredited in Building Conservation.

Jennie Schillig

Born in Florida, USA, Jennie earned a Bachelor Degree in Geology and a Masters Degree in Geophysics before immigrating to the UK in 1989. She also holds a Masters Degree in Building Conservation Science with honours from Bournemouth University. Jennie studied surveying at the College of Estate Management in Reading. She is a member of the IHBC.

Ursula Cook

Born in Germany, Ursula studied management in Münster before moving to England in 1981. She completed her management studies at Bournemouth Polytechnic before joining the firm as practice manager in 1998.