Damon Leverett

Senior Lecturer in Architecture


  • Architecture
  • School of Architecture
Damon Leverett


Areas of Expertise

  • Equity, diversity and inclusion in the design arts
  • Healthcare facilities design and architecture
  • Higher education facilities design and architecture
  • Industrial and manufacturing facilities design and architecture


  • Master of Fine Arts in Web Design and New Media, Academy of Art University


Damon Leverett AIA, NCARB, NOMA is an architect and artist working in the southwest region of the United States. He is senior lecturer at the College of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture and lecturer in the School of Information at the University of Arizona. A graduate of Lawrence Technological University, he served as adjunct instructor for its School of Architecture and Design from 1990 to 2001 and as visiting lecturer of architectural design at the University of Illinois Urbana/Champaign. He also holds a Master of Fine Arts in Web Design and New Media from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco.  

Damon is in active support of the profession as a director of the National Architectural Accrediting Board and as the 2022 president-elect of the American Institute of Architecture Arizona. He is a licensed architect in Arizona and Michigan and has former professional associations with Albert Kahn Associates, SmithGroup and EYP. He has been a member of the American Institute of Architects since 1986.

News, Research and Projects

Damon Levertt

Architecture Senior Lecturer Shares His Innovative, 'Prideful' Favorite Place for Arizona Daily Star

Damon Leverett, an architecture senior lecturer at CAPLA, takes readers along for a tour of the Health Sciences Innovation Building as part of the Arizona Daily Star's “Favorite Places” series, concluding that the HSIB exemplifies the types of public and educational buildings that should be "prideful places for our community and society."