Regional Leadership

Robin Klehr Avia

Regional Managing Principal

+1 212.492.8611

Robin Klehr Avia’s leadership is a hallmark of her professional reputation — whether she is setting a strategic...

Joseph Brancato

Regional Managing Principal

+1 212.492.1541

 |  LinkedIn » Joe is Managing Principal of Gensler’s Northeast region and started the Latin American region. A previous Chair...

Rocco Giannetti

Regional Managing Principal

+1 212.492.1539

 |  LinkedIn » Rocco is Managing Principal of Gensler’s Northeast Region. His career at Gensler has spanned 30 years focusing...

Office Leadership

Amanda Carroll

Managing Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8639

 |  LinkedIn » Amanda is the Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Board of Directors...

Joseph Lauro

Managing Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8692

 |  LinkedIn » As Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s New York office and a member of the firm’s Board of Directors, Joe Lauro’s...

Carlos M. Martínez Flórez

Managing Director, Principal

+1 212.492.3214

 |  LinkedIn » Carlos is Co-Managing Director of Gensler’s New York office and brings more than 30 years of experience...


Allison Brooke Tomlinson

Northeast Regional Legal Counsel, Principal

+1 212.492.1566

 |  LinkedIn » As the Northeast (and formerly, Latin American) Regional Legal Counsel, Allison is responsible for multiple...

Ambrose Aliaga-Kelly

Technical Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8696

 |  LinkedIn » Ambrose is recognized for his knowledge of Manhattan’s commercial office buildings and his ability to evaluate...

Andrew Garnar-Wortzel

Strategy Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1438

 |  LinkedIn » In his more than 25 years at Gensler’s New York office, Andrew’s work has been informed with a strategic...

Andrew Powell

Studio Director, Mixed Use & Retail Centers Leader, Principal

+1 212.468.4422

 |  LinkedIn » Andrew is a Studio Director in Gensler’s New York office and a Mixed Use & Retail Centers Leader for the...

Anna Crittenden

Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8852

 |  LinkedIn » As a Principal in Gensler’s New York office, Anna leads a team of design professionals with extensive...

Beth Novitsky

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1648

 |  LinkedIn » Beth brings more than 30 years of experience in the areas of brand strategy and graphic design. A Principal...

Bevin Savage-Yamazaki

Culture & Museums Leader

+ 1 212.492.1585

 |  LinkedIn » With a passion for all aspects of culture and the arts, Bevin leads Gensler’s Culture & Museums practice...

Brian Brindisi

Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.2742

 |  LinkedIn » With more than 20 years of experience, Brian designs with purpose and passion, and builds trusted client...

Brooks Morelock

Design Director, Principal


 |  LinkedIn » Brooks is a Design Director in Gensler’s New York office, focused on delivering highly complex workplace...

Claudine Frasch

Strategy Leader, Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1485

 |  LinkedIn » As a global leader of Gensler’s Strategy practice and a Studio Director in New York, Claudine partners with...

David Briefel

Sustainability Director, Principal

+1 212.468.4438

 |  LinkedIn » David is a Studio Director for the Climate Action & Sustainability practice area at Gensler’s New York...

David Epstein

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1511

David is an award-winning designer of cities, office buildings, museums, airports, retail centers, residential...

E.J Chung

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.468.4424

 |  LinkedIn » With over 20 years of experience and knowledge, E.J is a Design Director who brings expertise in...

EJ Lee

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.468.4461

 |  LinkedIn » As a Design Director in Gensler’s New York office for 18 years, EJ creates highly creative interiors that make...

Emilie Baltz

Digital Experience Design Leader, Creative Director

+ 1.917.365.1802

 |  LinkedIn » Emilie is a Creative Director for Digital Experience Design based in the Gensler New York office. Her work...

Eric Brill

Studio Director, Principal

+1  212.492.1491

 |  LinkedIn » Eric is a Studio Director whose work spans across Gensler’s Financial Services, Sciences, and Building...

Islay Burgess

Regional Design Technology Director, Principal

+1 212.492.2723

 |  LinkedIn » Islay’s work leverages cutting-edge technology to revolutionize the design and delivery processes. In a rapidly...

James Crispino

Global Health Sector Leader, Principal

+1 212.492.8881

 |  LinkedIn » Jim has spent his career planning and designing innovative facilities for academic medical centers, research...

Jean Anderson

Design Synergy Community Co-Leader, Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1564

 |  LinkedIn » Jean co-leads Gensler’s global Design Synergy Community and is a Design Director based in New York. She is...

John Mulling

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1653

 |  LinkedIn » John is a Principal and Design Director in Gensler’s New York office. With his focus on workplaces for tech...

Johnathan Sandler

Media Leader, Strategy Director, Principal

+1 212.492.3079

 |  LinkedIn » Based in Gensler’s New York office, Johnathan digs deep to uncover how an organization works, its business...

Juana Vasquez-Armstrong

Consumer Goods Leader, Design Director

+1 212.492.3161

 |  LinkedIn » Widely recognized as a highly collaborative and strategic design leader, Juana brings her clients’ visions to...

Karen Solomon


+1 212.492.1619

 |  LinkedIn » As a Design Realization Leader located in Gensler's New York office, Karen orchestrates preliminary and...

Kathy Diamond

Regional Operating Officer, Director of Human Resources, Principal

+1 212.492.8609

Kathy is a Regional Operating Officer and Director of Human Resources for Gensler’s Northeast and Latin America...

Lauren Adams

Creative Director, Strategy Director, Principal

+1 212.492.3074

 |  LinkedIn » Lauren is a global authority on experience design. As the Creative Director for Gensler’s Northeast region...

Lauren Hlavenka D’Urso

Regional Communications Director, Principal

+1 212.492.3134

 |  LinkedIn » Lauren leads the marketing and public relations efforts for Gensler’s Northeast region. An innovative thinker...

Laurent Lisimachio

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1623

 |  LinkedIn » Since joining Gensler in 2000, Laurent has worked with a wide variety of brands across retail, hospitality...

Leslie J. Jabs


+1 212.492.1547

 |  LinkedIn » Leslie is a Developers Practice Area Leader and also provides leadership for the New York office’s Hospitality...

Marisol DeRosa

Financial Services Leader, Strategy Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1606

 |  LinkedIn » Marisol is a global leader of Gensler’s Financial Services practice and Strategy Director in Gensler’s New York...

Mark Morton

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8693

 |  LinkedIn » A Design Director in our New York office, Mark is known for his exceptional designs for large headquarters...

Mark Thaler

Education Leader, Studio Director, Principal

1+ 212.492.8661

 |  LinkedIn » With over 30 years of experience, Mark is the global co-leader of Gensler’s Education practice and is one of...

Matthew Johnson

Aviation Leader, Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1650

 |  LinkedIn » An Aviation Leader, Matthew is known for his ability to form and foster strong working relationships while...

Michael Chappell

Strategy Director, Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.2609

 |  LinkedIn » Michael is a Strategy Director and Studio Director based in Gensler’s New York office. On both sides of the...

Michael Gatti

Retail & Consumer Experience Leader, Principal

+ 1 212.492.8615

 |  LinkedIn » Michael is a Global Retail & Consumer Experience Leader and Principal based in Gensler’s New York office. A...

Oliver Schaper

Cities & Urban Design Leader, Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8621

 |  LinkedIn » Oliver is an inter-disciplinary Design Director and Cities & Urban Design Leader for the Northeast region...

Paul Murphy

Director of Finance, Regional Operating Officer, Principal

+1 212.492.8601

 |  LinkedIn » As Regional Operating Officer and Director of Finance, Paul provides financial leadership and oversight for...

Peter Wang

Design Director, Office Developers Leader, Principal

+1 212.492.1462

 |  LinkedIn » Peter is a Design Director and Office Developers Leader for Gensler’s Northeast region who continually finds...

Robert Fuller

Residential Leader, Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8695

 |  LinkedIn » Robert is a global leader of Gensler’s Residential practice area. With a background in architectural design, as...

Sandra Joslyn

Technical Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1423

 |  LinkedIn » As a Principal and Technical Director, Sandra masterfully balances management, design, and technical delivery...

Santiago Rivera

Foundations, Associations & Organizations Regional Leader

+ 1 212.492.3259

 |  LinkedIn » As Northeast regional leader of Gensler’s Foundations, Associations and Organizations practice, Santiago is...

Scott Star

Product Development Leader

+1 212.492.1577

Scott is a global leader of Gensler’s Product Development practice and Director of Product Development for its...

Siobhan Barry

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1979

 |  LinkedIn » With 20 years of experience designing high-profile retail, restaurant, and hospitality environments, Siobhan...

Sofia Song

Global Cities Lead

+1 929.999.8764

 |  LinkedIn » Sofia is the global leader of Cities Research at Gensler’s Research Institute, where she manages a...

Sonya Dufner

Strategy Director, Principal

+1 212.492.2731

 |  LinkedIn » Sonya is a Director of Workplace Strategy based in the firm’s New York office. She is a frequent speaker at...

Stefanie Shunk

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1549

 |  LinkedIn » With a strong focus on technology, media, and consumer goods, Stefanie focuses on creating designs that are...

Stephanie Lan

Technical Director, Principal

+1 212.492.2768

 |  LinkedIn » Stephanie is a Technical Director and Architect of Record who plays a pivotal role in leading projects for...

Timothy Bromiley

Professional Services Leader, Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.1618

 |  LinkedIn » Many of the world’s largest and most influential law firms and other professional services clients call upon...

Tom Krizmanic

Studio Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8859

 |  LinkedIn » Tom is a Principal and Studio Director in Gensler's New York office with more than 25 years of experience...

Tom Lanzelotti

Technical Director, Principal

+1 212.492.8629

 |  LinkedIn » Tom is a go-to resource in the New York real estate industry for building evaluations and phased, complex...

Tom McGoldrick

Studio Director, Critical Facilities Leader, Principal

+1 212.4921668

 |  LinkedIn » Tom is a Studio Director who specializes in the management and implementation of large-scale workplace projects...

Troy Grichuk

Design Director, Principal

+1 212.468.4458

 |  LinkedIn » A deeply experienced design director, Troy is known for his innovative work as part of the Workplace practice...

Vivian Lee

Design Director

+1 212.492.1688

 |  LinkedIn » Vivian is a gifted and award-winning architect with more than 30 years of experience translating design...