As Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s San José, Costa Rica office, Sam is committed to servicing clients across Central and South America. He is a passionate relationship-builder and a relentless advocate for quality work. Sam leverages his extensive experience in workplace design, master planning, hospitality and retail to grow these practices in Latin America. He uses his knowledge of the local market to advise global clients who are new to the region. Through client relationships and talent development, Sam has been instrumental in growing the Costa Rica office into one of the largest and most respected design practices in the region. Sam is a Registered Architect and a member of Costa Rica’s Colegio Federado de Ingenieros y Arquitectos. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture from California Polytechnic State University.