Announcements 04.12.2021

Congratulations to our New York Studio Colleagues

Promotions Expand the Leadership Team
We are pleased to announce the promotions of our colleagues into the firm’s leadership program, which recognizes those who have a remarkable impact on our firm, teams, and our clients through innovation, culture-building, and design excellence.
Jennifer Graham
Promoted to Principal
“I was destined to be engaged with my community, to make a difference to our clients and for our industry, and to continue to grow as a leader at Perkins&Will.”

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“For me, this is a recognition of the hard work and passion put forth by me and my invaluable team members, and a commitment to the expansion of the science and technology practice. I’m proud to be at the forefront of this growth, in our studio and for our city.”
Matt Malone
Promoted to Principal
Brenda Smith
Promoted to Principal
“I am devoted to building on the momentum of this moment, to impact the future of health in our community and position our practice for the bright possibilities on the wide horizon.”
Rachel Rose, firmwide director of communication, has been promoted to Associate Principal. Cara Lang, marketing director, and Aiko Tanabe, a senior designer in our Health practice, have both been promoted to Senior Associate. Alei Zanoni, talent manager; Mariana Giraldo, architect; Newlin Tillunger, digital content strategist; and Ryan Ahmadi, architect, have been promoted to Associate. Mark R. De Souza, Roger Landivar, and Kaitlin Knotts have each been promoted to Designer III; while Hugo Santibanez and Wenqi Zhang are now Project Architects.
“Our latest promotions reflect leadership impact within our studio, within the industry, and for the benefit of our clients.  We are thrilled to recognize the contributions of these individuals!”

— Bill Harris, managing director of the New York studio