Sarah Bader, IIDA, LEED® AP

Managing Director, Principal

As a Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s Chicago office and leader of our global Health & Wellness practice, Sarah is passionate about identifying and designing to the big idea, striving to change the way people think about wellness-based environments. With 20+ years of experience in creating healthcare, institutional, education and corporate facilities, Sarah brings seasoned insights to clients. She has worked with notable healthcare institutions such as Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Walgreens and the Ability Institute of The Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago (RIC). A Gensler Principal, Sarah also plays prominent roles in several civic and industry organizations, including the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association and the Chicago High School for the Arts. She holds undergraduate degrees in Finance, Economics and Interior Design and a Master’s degree in Architecture.