Leadership

Trina Sandschafer, AIA, LEED AP

Vice President, Design Principal, Team Leader Corporate, Hospitality, Residential

Trina serves as Design Principal and Vice President at Kahler Slater where she provides design leadership at a firm-wide level. Trina leads the firm’s Chicago office and serves as Team Leader for the national Residential, Hospitality, and Corporate practice. Trina is well known for her exemplary design skills and her ability to build strong relationships. She leads her projects with a client-focused approach, resulting in clear conceptual analysis and engaging results.

Trina is the 2020-2021 Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign School of Architecture, where she leads the Chicago Studio. She is the Chair of the School’s Architecture Alumni Advisory Board.

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