Practice Area Leadership

Aaron Birney

Retail Leader, Design Director, Studio Director

+1 213.327.3608

Aaron is a Retail Leader, Studio Director, and Design Director for Gensler’s Los Angeles office. In more than a...

Rick Ferrara

Consumer Products Leader, Studio Director, Principal

+1 214-273-1535

As a Studio Director for Gensler Dallas’ Automotive Retail studio, Rick leads a team focused on the design and...

Dana Foley

Food & Beverage Leader, Design Director

+1 214.273.1560

Dana is a Design Director and Food & Beverage Leader. With more than 30 years of experience in interior...

Kathleen Jordan

Department Stores Leader, Principal

+1 212.492.1630

Based in Gensler’s Charlotte office, Kathleen has led award-winning projects for some of the retail industry’s...

Sharon Lessard

Retail Leader, Studio Director

+1 404.507.1055

Sharon is a Retail Leader, the International Vice President for the Retail Design Institute, and a member of...

Lara Marrero

Retail Leader, Studio Director

+44 (0)20 7073 9946

With an education that spans psychology, advertising, marketing, and cultural anthropology, Lara has honed her...

Chip Williams

Managing Director, Service Retail Environments Leader, Principal

+1 949.260.8548

Chip is Managing Director of Gensler’s Newport Beach office with over 30 years of experience in architecture...