Sara Schonour, LC, Associate IALD, has been selected as one of the 40under40 North America 2018 lighting designers in association with Lighting magazine.

Sara leads the firm’s Lighting Studio – coupling her extensive lighting design experience and knowledge with a deep understanding of architectural design and building systems to bring seamlessly integrated solutions to clients. She is active in the lighting design community and is well versed in the role light can play in the realization of beautiful spaces that are also sensitive to the consumption of energy and natural resources. Recognized as a leader within the firm, Sara is also a member of CannonDesign’s NEXT Council where she partners with leadership to evolve our practice.

Here’s a small excerpt from the award release:

“Twenty-one women and 19 men from 31 practices make up the inaugural 40under40 class of 2018. Nominated by their principals and peers and selected by a panel of industry expert based on submissions, citations and supporting evidence, the members will receive global recognition culminating in a glamorous international presentation ceremony in New York in March.”

The class of 2018 will feature in a special 40under40 supplement in Issue 2 of Lighting magazine, an extensive campaign throughout of social media platforms and Lighting magazine’s numerous websites.