Alexa Bosse RA, AIA, ASLA, LEED AP

Alexa Bosse has 10 years experience specializing in architecture and landscape architecture. She is driven by a passion for finding an intersection between quality sustainable design and supporting underserved communities. She has participated in several design projects for institutional, private, and non-profit clients, including sustainable new construction, sensitive renovation, and community engagement. She most recently lead an initiative with the Community Design Collaborative to promote the value of innovative play spaces. Facilitating panels, exhibitions, tactical urbanism, and a design competition she worked closely with city land owners to improve the quality of early childhood education through the transformation of public spaces.

Building on the momentum of the Playspace initiative, she founded Hinge Collective in order to consult for city organizations and other design firms to develop innovative play spaces. She also remains an active volunteer in her community for various design, education, and playspace initiatives throughout the city.


Master of Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, 2008
Master of Landscape Architecture, University of Pennsylvania, 2008
Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Philosophy, Belmont University, 2001

Professional Licensure

Registered Architect, Pennsylvania, 2015

Community Leadership

Penn Alexander Schoolyard Design Steering Committee
Community Design Collaborative - Play Space Consultant and Design Review Committee
Spruce Hill Community Association, Active Board Member - Committees: Zoning, Education and Engagement
Urban Thinkscapes Committee
Pre-K for PA, Children’s Community School Adopt a Legislator Committee
Gimme Shelter, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Design/Build Competition Winner