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Cornell University Board of Trustees Election

Susan T. Rodriguez ’81 (Architecture)


Alumni-elected trustee, 2013

Susan Rodriguez is a founding partner and Design Principal at Ennead Architects, an internationally acclaimed architecture firm located in New York City. The majority of the firm’s work is for not-for-profit educational, cultural, scientific, and governmental institutions.

Cornell Service

Ms. Rodriguez is a current member of the President’s Council of Cornell Women; a member of the Class of 1981 Class Council, and serves on the College of Architecture, Art and Planning Dean’s Advisory Council.

Professional Career

Ms. Rodriguez is a founding Partner and Design Principal, Ennead Architects (formerly Polshek Partnership), 1985-present, an internationally acclaimed, award-winning architecture firm in New York City focused on the design of buildings in the public realm for cultural, educational, scientific, and civic institutions. She was previously with Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, designer (1982-1983), and has held adjunct faculty positions as a Visiting Critic for Architectural Design, Cornell University College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, 1996, 2007, 2010; Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (1991-92); City College of New York School of Architecture (1988-1993).

She is married to Charles Lowrey, and they have a son, Jamie, 17.