Carey Lyon is a director of Lyons. Prior to co-founding Lyons in 1996 Carey Lyon worked for a decade as Associate Director at Perrott Lyon Mathieson leading design teams on a range of major commercial and educational projects. At Lyons Carey provides design leadership across a range of TAFE, higher education, research, commercial and other major projects. He is one of Australia’s acknowledged leaders in urban design, sustainability and in the design of research and learning environments. In 2006/2007 he was elected National President of the Australian Institute of Architects and was awarded the Presidential Medal from the American Institute of Architects. He is currently a Board Member of the Green Buildings Council of Australia and in 2006 was appointed an Adjunct Professor at RMIT University.