Heather Flood is a designer of information, graphics, and architecture. Her work integrates the disciplines and techniques of cultural research, graphic art, and architectural design to create experientially dense environments. F-lab's work has been published and exhibited internationally. Some recent commissions include a retail expansion strategy and store prototype for a new frozen yogurt brand, the design and fabrication of F-Lab’s winning scheme for a Board of Director’s conference table, and the design of a trade show pavilion for Mercedes-Benz. Prior to forming Flab, Heather worked in the offices of Murphy, Burnham, and Buttrick Architects (New York), HOLST Architecture (Portland), and Roto Architects (Los Angeles).In addition to her professional practice, Heather Flood teaches design studios and visual studies seminars at SCI-Arc, the Southern California Institute of Architecture. She has also taught design studio at UCLA and design workshops at the University of Kentucky. Heather has a Master of Architecture degree from the Southern California Institute of Architecture where she graduated with honors and received the Henry Adams Medal awarded to the top ranking graduate student. Heather has a Bachelor of Art degree from Michigan State University.