JE-LE, LLC (\ˈje-lē\) is an architectural design and research office led by Michael Jefferson and Suzanne Lettieri founded in 2014.
The practice has appeared in exhibitions in Detroit, New York City, Boston and Ithaca and has been published in Project, The Plan Journal, the Cornell Journal of Architecture, and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture.
Michael Jefferson is a principal of JE-LE. He is currently an Instructor at The Cooper Union and The City College of New York. He has previously taught at the University of Michigan's Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and Cornell University’s College of Architecture, Art, and Urban Planning. Jefferson has worked at OMA, Adjaye Associates, Studio SUMO, and CODA. He holds a Master of Architecture from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Film Studies from Indiana University.
Suzanne Lettieri is a principal of JE-LE. She is an Assistant Professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology. She was previously the Michigan-Mellon Design Fellow in Egalitarianism and the Metropolis at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and served as a Visiting Critic at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Urban Planning. She has worked the architecture offices of OMA, CODA, and Biber Architects. As project leader, she was involved with the design and construction of CODA’s Party Wall at MoMA PS1. Lettieri received a Master of Architecture from Cornell University.