Pascale Sablan

CEO, New York

Pascale Sablan, FAIA, NOMA, LEED AP, is CEO of the Adjaye Associates New York studio overseeing projects in North and South America and the Caribbean. Since joining the firm , 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 is a member of the American Institute of Architects College of Fellows. She has given lectures at colleges and universities nationally and globally, including prestigious institutions like the RIBA, Cooper Hewitt, and the United Nations.