As firm Principal, Mr. Sassano is responsible for oversight on all phases of a project, from inception to completion. He brings 30 years of experience with projects ranging from the very small, to the very large and complex. Specifically, Mr. Sassano focuses on the coordination and integration of architectural elements with all other building elements. This insures that creative problem solving is applied throughout all aspects of the design phase, including architectural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing elements. Mr. Sassano also insures that project architects and engineering consultants are well informed about what each is responsible for and about the overall design goals of the project.
Prior to joining Herring & Trowbridge in 2013, Mr. Sassano worked in South Bend Indiana. In addition to practicing architecture, he taught at the University of Notre Dame and Andrew’s University, served on the Board of Zoning Appeals and the Historic Preservation Commission of St. Joseph County, IN, and spent several years as a volunteer high-school football coach.
After graduating from the University of Notre Dame, Mr. Sassano moved to New York City, where he practiced for 9 years. During this time he worked on several award winning projects.
Mr. Sassano is a Registered Architect and member of the American Institute of Architects.