Aly has a Bachelor’s degree in Urban Studies & Planning from the University of California - San Diego, as well as a Master of Architecture from the University of Colorado Denver. Prior to pursuing a Master of Architecture, Aly worked in commercial real estate finance to understand the driving forces to development. Since then, Aly has worked in the private sector on urban design guidelines, architectural design, and graphic design and copy editing for educational book publications.
Aly has a passion for education, partnering with ICAA and Students for Classical Architecture to make Classical architecture available for the next generation of designers. Aly believes that many of the tools for designing new sustainable communities lie in the traditional building methods of the past.