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


  • Dattner Architects
  • HDR
  • HR&A Advisors
  • Langan Engineering
  • TF Cornerstone
  • Claire Weisz/ WXY architecture + urban design


  • Joyce F. Menschel


  • Cass Calder Smith Architecture + Interiors
  • Jerrod Delaine
  • Beatriz de la Torre
  • Alastair Elliott/ Silman
  • Josh Wiener/ SilverLining
  • Patricia Willens
  • Asaf Yogev

Young Urbanist

  • Caroline Magee


  • Rohit T. Aggarwala
  • Beyer Blinder Belle
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • Curtis + Ginsberg Architects
  • Sharon Davis
  • DUMBO Business Improvement District
  • Sally Gottesman
  • Agnes Gund
  • Ann Harakawa/ Two Twelve
  • Eve Klein
  • Lafayette Square
  • L+M Development Partners Inc.
  • Carol Loewenson
  • Grant Marani
  • Paula Mueller
  • Jean-Gabriel Neukomm/ JG Neukomm Architecture
  • Pershing Square
  • PJT Partners
  • Dominic Ramos-Ruiz
  • Suchi Reddy/ REDDYMADE
  • Richter + Ratner
  • Robert A.M. Stern Architects
  • Rockwell Group
  • Gustavo Rodriguez/ FXCollaborative
  • The Rothman Family
  • Amanda & Michael Salzhauer
  • Josh Strugatz/ Northwell Health
  • Craig Tooman
  • Tsao & McKown Architects