Sania brings more than 33 years of extensive experience in architecture, interiors and business development. Her work spans the markets of high tech, creative office, corporate office, shell office, full-service interior design, higher education, institutional, residential, renovation and due diligence, recreation, hospitality and sustainable design. Her understanding, problem-solving and decision-making approach results in fully coordinated projects that integrate architecture and interiors with a unified design expression and an emphasis on quality.
Ms. Shifferd leads all Greater Austin pursuits and provides design direction throughout the IBI Group education, mixed-use development, commercial, interior space build-out and civic design practices. Her focus includes driving adaptive re-use, residential and hospitality opportunities. Sania’s experience is both rich and unique, and is invaluable for keeping aligned with much of what’s trending in the Texas markets. She is currently a Board Member of the Downtown Austin Alliance; sits on the Communication, City of Austin Policy and Regional Issues Committees for the Real Estate Council of Austin; and is also a LEED® accredited professional.