Gwen Breslin joined Breslin Ridyard Fadero Architects in 1987. She has been a Senior Project Designer responsible for all aspects of the design and construction process including planning, schematic design, design development, and construction documentation. She also engages with clients on the selection of finishes and colors and has expertise in millwork design and detailing. Her previous experience includes work on residential projects in Princeton, New Jersey, educational and institutional projects in Utica, New York, and housing projects in New York City.

Gwen is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and AIA Pennsylvania. She has been a guest design critic at Penn State University and at Northampton Community College. She has actively served on several community boards for many years, including the PTA, Boy Scouts, and the Parent Athletic Association.

Gwen received her Bachelor of Architecture in 1985 and her Bachelor of Science in 1982 from Penn State University. She has also studied abroad at the Technische College Hochschule in Darmstadt, Germany and has traveled extensively throughout Europe.

Gwen is a licensed Architect in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.


College and University

Educational K-12


Career and Technical Institute


  • KidsPeace Child Development Center
    Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
  • Administration Center Addition
    Allentown School District,
    Allentown, Pennsylvania


  • New Natatorium
    State College Area High School Aquatic and Athletic Center
    State College, Pennsylvania