Bryan Lee is a Designer and Design Justice Advocate. He is the founder and Design Director of Colloqate, a multidisciplinary Non Profit Design Justice practice focused on expanding community access to, and building power through the design of social, civic, and cultural spaces. Colloqate’s mission is to intentionally organize, advocate, and design spaces of racial, social and cultural equity.
Bryan is the founding organizer of the Design Justice Platform and organized the Design As Protest National day of Action. Bryan has led two award-winning architecture and design programs for high school students through the Arts Council of New Orleans and the National Organization of Minority Architects. He is on the National AIA Equity and the Future of Architecture Board Committee. He is the recipient of the 2013 AIA Diversity Recognition Award. 2014 NOMA member of the year, 2015 Next City Vanguard Fellow, 2015 International British American Project Fellow.
Bryan was a 2016 TED Speaker and SXSW Eco Keynote. He was named one of the 40 Under 40 by the National Trust and was selected for the 2018 Fast Company Most Creative People in Business.