Vicki Match Suna, AIA
Vicki Match Suna, senior vice president and vice dean for real estate development and facilities, oversees the development and management of NYU Langone Medical Center’s real estate portfolio of over 6 million square feet. Her responsibilities include the Divisions of Real Estate, Planning, Design & Construction, Housing Services, and Facilities Operations and Management.
Her primary focus currently is leading the implementation of the Medical Center’s Campus Transformation, an initiative that will position the institution as a world-class patient-centered academic medical center. The Campus Transformation includes the construction of a new state-of-the-art acute care hospital pavilion as well as upgrading and transforming Tisch Hospital; construction of a new science building for neuroscience research, and ambulatory care facilities off site.
In her previous role as vice dean and senior vice president for Real Estate & Strategic Capital Initiatives, Ms. Match Suna was responsible for strategic capital planning throughout NYU Langone Medical Center. As project executive, Ms. Match Suna also oversaw the development of the award-winning Joel & Joan Smilow Research Center.
Ms. Match Suna is a registered architect and a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). She served as a commissioner on the NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission for 15 years and currently serves on the board of the New York City Economic Development Corporation. She is a member of the New York Society of Health Planning (NYSHP) and a member of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC), where she served on the Group on Institutional Planning (GIP) and the professional development committee. She is also an advisory board member of the Governors Island Preservation & Education Corporation, and was recently named to the board of the New York Building Congress.
She was an honoree of the NYC Commission on the Status of Women and the recipient of the Art Trek Award from the Queens Council on the Arts. Additionally, in 2010, Ms. Match Suna received the Center for Architecture Award from the New York Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and the Center of Architecture Foundation.
Prior to joining NYU Langone Medical Center in 1994, Ms. Match Suna was an associate partner at Lee Harris Pomeroy Associates. Her previous experience includes directing the NYC office of Payette Associates, and positions at Ellerbe Architects & Engineers, SMP Architects and Perkins & Will. She holds a master’s degree in architecture from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.