Design Trust Council members are committed to public space that is democratic and accessible. By joining the Council, you provide vital support to the Design Trust, a nationally recognized incubator for design innovation. This annual membership group gains inside access to the issues facing New York City today through a series of exclusive, curated events throughout the year. 

Interested in joining the Design Trust Council? Learn more about this program.

Current Council Membership


  • Joyce F. Menschel


  • Dattner Architects
  • Grand Central Partnership, Inc.
  • HR&A Advisors
  • SHoP Architects
  • WXY Architecture


  • Tim Braine
  • Building Conservation Associates, Inc.
  • David Burney
  • Matthew Casper
  • John Finamore, E.W. Howell Co., LLC
  • Susan Fine
  • Rosamond Fletcher
  • James Carpenter Design Associates
  • Eve Klein
  • Levien & Company, Inc.
  • Han Lo
  • Grant Marani & Anne Rieselbach
  • PAU
  • Suchi Reddy, REDDYMADE
  • Richter+Ratner
  • RKTB Architects, P.C.
  • Robert A.M. Stern Architects
  • Richard Roberts
  • Ryall Sheridan Architects
  • Katie Schwab
  • Silman
  • Sylvia Smith
  • Tillett Lighting Design Associates
  • Two Trees Management
  • Weiss/ Manfredi Architects
  • David Whitehill
  • Barbara Wilks

Young Urbanist

  • Jaklitsch/ Gardner Architects