Deborah Denner

BA (Hons) DipArch MArch ARB




Deborah Denner, an architect with extensive experience of quality review, heads the Frame Projects team – now 13 people.


Since Deborah set up Frame Projects in 2015, it has been appointed to manage quality review panels in five London Boroughs, as well as for the London Legacy Development Corporation and the Old Oak and Park Royal Development Corporation; panels for two proposed garden towns in Kent and Essex; the HS2 Independent Design Panel; and also two community review groups.  



Kyriaki Ageridou



Panel Coordinator


Kyriaki Ageridou provides support across several panels managed by Frame Projects. She leads on organising work with the Haringey Quality Review Panel, while also contributing to the management of Design Review Panels for the London Boroughs of Camden and Redbridge, as well as the OPDC’s Place Review Group and Community Review Group.



Edward Bailey

BA (Hons) PGDip


Design Panel Manager


An urban designer and town planner, Edward Bailey leads on managing the HS2 Independent Design Panel. Working with colleagues at HS2 Ltd, he identifies projects across a range of issues, including urban integration, sustainability, civil engineering, station design and customer experience, that will benefit from the panel’s contribution.


As well as reports of reviews, Edward writes regular newsletters and case studies to bring the work of the HS2 Independent Design Panel to a wider audience.




Dr Tom Bolton

BA (Hons) PhD


Research Manager / Design Panel Manager


Tom Bolton leads Frame Projects’ research consultancy work, including developing design principles for the National Infrastructure Commission. He manages the OPDC Place Review Group and Community Review Group, and also works with the HS2 Independent Design Panel.


Tom has several publications to his name, including three books on London history and culture, and his PhD research explored the development of neighbourhoods on the ‘wrong side of the tracks’ around London’s main railway stations.


Sarah Carmona

BA (Hons) DipArch MA (Urban Design) ARB


Design Panel Manager


An architect and urban designer, Sarah Carmona is part of the Frame Projects team managing the Haringey Quality Review Panel. She attends reviews of projects from across the borough and writes the reports that capture the panel’s comments and recommendations.


Before joining Frame Projects, Sarah worked in practice, and also undertook teaching and research at several universities, including the University of Nottingham, the University of Westminster, and the Bartlett Schools of Graduate Studies and Planning, University College London. 




Adrian Harvey

BSc (Hons) MA 

Design Panel Manager


Adrian Harvey works with Frame Projects across its management of design quality panels, writing reports that summarise the panels’ comments and recommendations. He contributed to setting up the Havering Quality Review Panel, attends its meetings and writes reports of its reviews.


An independent writer and policy consultant, Adrian has over 20 years’ experience in local and central government. Recent work includes a report for Essex County Council on the value of good design in new residential development.




Tessa Kordeczka

BA (Hons) FRSA


Design Panel Manager

An experienced project manager, Tessa Kordeczka is responsible for Frame Projects’ work with the Barking and Dagenham Quality Review Panel, the London Legacy Development Corporation Quality Review Panel and also the Otterpool Park Place Panel.


Working closely with planning officers, Tessa schedules and attends reviews – and writes the reports of the panel’s comments and recommendations. She has drafted the panels’ terms of reference, managed selection of panel members and organised the panels’ annual meetings.



Angela McIntyre

BArch (Hons) MArch ARB


Design Panel Manager

Angela McIntyre is responsible for work with the Design Review Panels in the London Boroughs of Camden and Redbridge. She worked closely with the London Borough of Redbridge to set up the panel, including the selection of panel members. Her work includes attending meetings of both panels, writing the reports that summarise their comments and recommendations, and organising training for planning officers.


Before joining Frame Projects, Angela worked in practice as an architect for five years.



Lucie Mysulkova 


Office Manager

Lucie Mysulkova works with Frame Project’s Director and the consultancy’s accountants to provide financial administration support. She also contributes to the day to day management of the office – developing, implementing and maintaining office policies and procedures, and ensuring that the office runs smoothly.

 Lucie completed the AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting in 2015 and has extensive accounting experience.



Adela Paparisto

BA (Hons) 


Panel Programme Manager

Adela Paparisto leads the programme management team at Frame Projects – a team of three responsible for the smooth operation of all our panels. She is also responsible for managing the Barking and Dagenham Quality Review Panel and the Havering Quality Review Panel.


Adela gained a project management qualification in Canada, where she worked before joining Frame Projects.



Meghna Patel

BArch MSc (Development and Planning in Building and Urban Design)


Design Panel Manager


Meghna Patel, an architect and urban designer, works with Frame Projects to support management of both the Epping Forest District Quality Review Panel and the Harlow and Gilston Quality Review Panel. Meghna attends the panel’s reviews and writes the reports summarising their comments and recommendations.  


Meghna has worked in the field of architecture and urban design for over 15 years in the UK, US and India.



Cindy Reriti

BA (Hons) DipArch


Design Panel Manager

Cindy Reriti joined Frame Projects to take the lead in setting up the Dacorum Community Review Panel, working closely with Dacorum Borough Council to define the panel’s work and to encourage members of the community to get involved. As the work of the panel gets under way, Cindy will attend its meetings and record its views.

Cindy studied architecture at The Cass.



Sarah Thwaites



Panel Coordinator


Sarah Thwaites plays an important role in supporting Frame Projects across its management of design quality panels. This includes providing secretariat support to the HS2 Independent Design Panel, as well as leading on the Harlow and Gilston Quality Review Panel and the Epping Forest District Quality Review Panel.


Before joining Frame Projects, Sarah worked for the Department of Conservation in New Zealand.