Associate Principal, New York
Pascale Sablan, FAIA, NOMA, LEED AP, is Associate Principal and co-leads the Adjaye Associates New York studio. In addition to leading community engagement and design efforts for architectural projects, she oversees operations and business development efforts within the studio. Since joining the firm in 2021, Pascale has played a pivotal role in the strategic development of the New York office with particular attention to community-serving projects, community engagement programming, and advocacy initiatives.
Pascale has extensive experience in project management and leading design teams on cultural, civic, and commercial projects internationally, and she regularly leads the development of community engagement strategies to uncover cultural narratives and deliver built environments that respond to diverse needs and aspirations.
Pascale holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Pratt Institute and a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University. An active voice in the industry, she serves as President of the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA), was awarded the 2021 AIA Whitney M. Young. Jr Award for her advocacy efforts, and ascended to the AIA College of Fellows in 2021. Pascale has also lectured widely, including colleges and universities nationally, the United Nations, and the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture.