ELD Architecture was formed by Erika Dodge in 2018 to provide thoughtful, site specific design with an emphasis on custom residential projects throughout New England. ELD strives to create a collaborative and interactive process between Architect, Client, and Builder throughout the project.
Erika’s passion for architecture began at a young age and she followed her passion to pursue her undergraduate studies and Master of Architecture from Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston. During her time at Wentworth, Erika studied in Berlin, Germany, interned at firms in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, and was a
4-year member of the Women’s Soccer team.
Erika has over 12 years of professional experience and has practiced at firms in Maine, Vermont, and California. Following the completion of her collegiate studies, Erika worked at architecture firms in New Hampshire and Maine where she collaborated on a variety of project types, including municipal buildings, hotels, restaurants, and luxurious mountain residences. Eventually her love for the mountains brought Erika and her husband Luke to Tahoe City, California where she was able focus her career on custom residential design while working at Walton Architecture and Engineering. Erika and Luke returned home to the east coast and chose to settle in Vermont to pursue an idyllic live-work-play lifestyle close to family.
Erika and her husband designed and built their home in Morristown, Vermont. In her spare time, Erika enjoys skiing, hiking, running, and spending time with her two young children and Golden Retriever.
Erika is a licensed Architect in:
Vermont, New Hampshire, and New York, NCARB certified, and a LEED AP.