Susanna Sirefman is the founder and president of Dovetail Design Strategists, the leading independent architect selection firm in the United States, which provides a comprehensive range of services designed to determine the right architect for a client’s building program.
Trained as an architect at the renowned Architectural Association School of Architecture in London, England, Ms. Sirefman has authored five books on contemporary architecture and is a regular contributor to The Wall Street Journal.
Ms. Sirefman has taught on the faculty of Parsons School of Design and City College New York School of Architecture and serves as a popular speaker and visiting critic at architecture and urban design programs. Most recently she was a featured speaker at the 5th International Conference on Competitions in Delft, the Netherlands and at the 27th Entretiens Jacques Cartier International Colloquium in Montreal, Canada.
Ms. Sirefman has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and Graham Foundation for the Fine Arts. She is a Fellow of the Forum for Urban Design; and a member of the Author’s Guild.