Susana Erpestad, AIA, EDAC, NCARB, ACHA, LEED AP BD+C
Director, Federal Architecture Programs
Based out of our Arlington, Virginia, studio, Susana leads the firm’s global federal architecture practice and is responsible for operating and growing it, as well as for elevating and promoting our federal brand across all architectural market sectors. She's well regarded throughout the industry for her expertise and technical acumen. As director of federal architecture programs, she continually strives to improve collaboration and delivery as we develops bold projects and ideas for federal clients around the world.
Since first joining us in 2010, Susana has grown within the company, gaining extensive experience leading teams, fostering client engagement, delivering complex projects, mentoring staff, and increasing market share. She takes great pride in her contributions toward developing her team members and successful design outcomes for her clients. She brings the unique character of our multidisciplinary design services coupled with our extensive experience across building typologies for all client types to bear on every engagement, as she continues to expand the federal practice within our firm and better serve our clients.