Murrye Bernard, LEED AP Certified

Murrye Bernard is a freelance architecture writer in New York City focused on green home renovation techniques.


  • Experienced published writer on sustainable practices in home renovations for multiple outlets
  • Architect focused on writing, editing, and strategy and has experience with green home construction and renovation


Bernard is a former writer for The Spruce, where she wrote about green home renovations and alternative home-building materials. She is​ a freelance architecture writer in New York City. Her work has been published in a range of national and regional design magazines including Architectural Record, Eco-Structure, and Architectural Lighting, among others. She served as a contributing editor for eOculus, the newsletter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) New York Chapter and previously edited two newsletters for the AIA National Associates Committee.


Bernard graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

She is a LEED Accredited Professional.

Expertise: Architecture, Green living
Education: University of Arkansas at Fayetteville
Location: New York, New York

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