Joseph Brancato, AIA

Regional Managing Principal

Joe is Co-Managing Principal for Gensler’s Northeast and Latin America Regions, with offices in the following locations: New York; Morristown, N.J.; Boston; Pittsburgh; Toronto; San José, Costa Rica; São Paulo, Brazil; and Mexico City. He is also a member of the firm’s Board of Directors, for which he sits on the Executive Committee and Finance & Audit Committee and chairs the Global Practice Committee. With vision and focus, Joe has led Gensler into new markets, providing leadership to the architecture, urban planning and interior design studios, and identifying the challenges and potential value proposition of each project. Joe is also active in talent development and mentoring, having shaped Gensler’s gConnect program, which focuses on professional development for next-generation leaders in the firm. Engaged in professional outreach, Joe serves on the Board for the Avenue of the Americas Association and is an active member of AIA, NAIOP, ULI and CoreNet Global. A strong community supporter, he is a co-chair of the Special Events Committee of AHRC and the Event Chair for the St. Francis Food Pantries. Joe holds Bachelor Degrees in Architecture and Urban Studies from the University of Maryland.