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Jill Burdeen – Meet a B&V'er – Board & Vellum

Jill Burdeen

Principal | Multifamily

Jill brings over 20 years of design experience in the multifamily and mixed-use world to Board & Vellum. Her project portfolio ranges from townhouse projects on a podium to large-scale, mid-rise apartment buildings. She has a passion for dense, urban infill developments and that has led to her intimate familiarity with the Seattle market. She is proficient in all aspects of residential architecture, from feasibility through construction, with thorough knowledge of city processes and code intricacies.

Jill loves collaborative design that echoes the client’s vision and energizes the neighborhood. She uses efficiency as motivation to creatively fill a site while also producing truly usable spaces. She is enthusiastic about color and patterns and tries to find unique and tasteful ways to incorporate them into project design.

Jill earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, with a focus in Business and Telecommunications, from Indiana University, and a Master’s Degree in Architecture from the Illinois Institute of Technology. When she is not at the office you can find her racing around town with her two daughters chasing rainbows and unicorns. She also likes to dabble in party planning and has hopes of someday opening a candy store. She has also spent time volunteering with groups like Architects Without Borders, Food Lifeline, Noel House and Marra Farms.

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A sample collection of Jill’s project contributions.

From townhouses to mid-rise apartment buildings and mixed-use developments, Jill has two decades of experience working with the intricacies of the Seattle market.

Stream Dexios Apartments – Apartments in Westlake
New 80-Unit Mixed-Use Apartment Building

Stream Dexios Apartments

New construction for a 6-story + mezzanine mixed-use building with one story of below-grade parking and sweeping views from the rooftop.

Bitter Lake Townhouses – Board & Vellum
In Development
New Townhomes Along Greenwood Avenue

Bitter Lake Townhouses

Nestled on a site with a mature tree canopy, this new townhouse development forms a pedestrian-centric community along a busy arterial in North Seattle.

318 Lofts Passive House Apartments – Board & Vellum
In Development
Passive House Multifamily Housing

318 Lofts Passive House Apartments

New construction for a modern building ensuring long-term sustainability, durability, and affordability via Passive House principles.

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