Regional Leadership

Judy Pesek

Regional Managing Principal

+1 512.867.8121

 |  LinkedIn » As South Central Regional Managing Principal and a founding member of Gensler’s Workplace Taskforce, Judy...

Cindy Simpson

Regional Managing Principal

+1 214.273.1584

 |  LinkedIn » Cindy is a Co-Regional Managing Principal of the South Central Region and Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s...

Office Leadership

Stephanie Burritt

Co-Managing Director, Principal

+1 713.844.0130

 |  LinkedIn » Stephanie is a Co-Managing Director of our Houston office and the Client Relationships Leader for our South...

Hunter Clayton

Co-Managing Director, Principal

+1 713.844.0002

 |  LinkedIn » Hunter is a Co-Managing Director for the Houston office where he brings more than 30 years of experience...


Alan Colyer

Convention Centers Leader, Design Director, Principal

+1 713.356.1360

 |  LinkedIn » Alan guides our clients to make informed decisions far upstream of the design process. Working closely with...

Brooks Howell

Residential Leader, Principal

+1 713.844.0089

 |  LinkedIn » Brooks is a leader of Gensler’s Residential practice. He brings more than 20 years of experience leading...

Dean Strombom

Energy Practice Area Leader, Principal

+1 713.844.0010

 |  LinkedIn » With a Gensler career spanning more than three decades and a portfolio of more than 40 million square feet...

Gerald Gehm


+1 713.844.0003

 |  LinkedIn » Jerry is a Principal in our Houston office and currently serves as the Regional Client Relationships Leader for...

Jerry Alexander


+1 713.844.0140

 |  LinkedIn » With more than 25 years of brand design experience coupled with an architectural background, Jerry brings a...

John Haba

Studio Director, Energy Leader, Principal

+1 713.844.0120

 |  LinkedIn » Corporate clients are John’s specialty – he appreciates the needs of financial services, technology, energy...

Johnny Kousparis

Studio Director, Principal

+1 713.356.1407

 |  LinkedIn » With his extraordinary breadth of experience and dedication to his craft, Johnny has a comprehensive...

Kristopher Stuart

Design Director, Principal

+1 713.356.1380

 |  LinkedIn » Kristopher is South Central Regional Director of our Commercial Office Building Developers Practice Area, with...

Paul Wilhelms

+1 713.356.1464

 |  LinkedIn » Paul brings expertise from more than 1.5 million square feet of constructed lab and technical workspace...

Peter Merwin


+1 713.844.0058

 |  LinkedIn » A respected architect, panelist, speaker, writer, lecturer, and design juror, Peter is a subject-matter expert...

Raffael Scasserra

Design Director, Principal

+1 202.721.5386

Raffael is an award-winning designer of commercial office buildings, museums, hotels, educational facilities...

Rives Taylor

Firmwide Design Resilience Co-Leader, Principal

+1 713.356.1403

 |  LinkedIn » Rives directs our Firmwide Design Performance teams and initiatives. He is a recognized global expert in...

Steve Hudson

Regional Operating Officer, Principal

+1 713.844.0145

 |  LinkedIn » Steve is a licensed CPA and the Regional Operating Officer for our South Central Region. His career spans more...

Tim Vuong

Studio Director, Principal

+1 713.844.0134

 |  LinkedIn » Tim Vuong is both a Studio Director within the Houston office and a Regional Design Realization Leader for...