Anna Chou

Anna Chou

Partner

Anna Chou, Partner at Studio Miers|Chou| Poon, collaborates closely with George Miers on the firm’s animal care projects, encompassing facility program development and concept design. She coordinates and participates in all client, user, and community meetings and presentations. Anna thrives on engaging with clients and project teams to understand creative programs, aiming to develop elegant and functional design solutions. Her meticulous attention to detail, collaborative approach, and strong design skills are key to the success of each project.

Prior to establishing Studio Miers|Chou|Poon, Anna and George led the animal care division at Swatt|Miers Architects, overseeing all design phases from Needs Assessment to Permitting. With over 13 years of international architectural experience, Anna has overseen and supported all aspects of planning, design, and project administration, from initial conceptual design to final construction stages. Her diverse portfolio includes projects in both the United States and Singapore, showcasing her expertise across various project types.

Anna is passionate about traveling, having visited over 40 countries, with Turkey being one of her favorites. From the raw caves of Cappadocia to the intricate details of the Blue Mosque, she finds inspiration in their organic problem-solving designs. Off the clock, Anna is known by the stage name DJ katz9, spinning drum & bass strictly in old-school vinyl. She has captivated audiences in New York, Miami, Chicago, Barcelona, Tokyo, Taipei, and Singapore, and serves as the resident DJ at 000 Magazine.