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SEAN O'CONNOR, IALD, MIES
PRINCIPAL

Sean O’Connor recognized the power of light and shadow as a student of architecture. Since establishing his firm in 1997, Mr. O’Connor has developed an award-winning body of work by defining spaces and their character, identity and beauty through the use of light.


DAVID HAHN, MIES
ASSOCIATE PRINCIPAL

David’s 19 year career in architectural lighting design began in the professional theatre. These important years  informed his relationship with light and the power of light and darkness in our everyday lives.  Today, his body of work in the architectural medium draws from those experiences in the theatrical, endeavoring to create strong connections between the architectural space and those experiencing it.


MICHAEL LOMBARDI, MIES, LC, LEED AP
ASSOCIATE

Michael is an award-winning lighting designer whose project experience spans the globe including work in Europe, Asia and the Mideast. Michael brings a strong technical background to the firm with a degree in Architectural Engineering earned at The Pennsylvania State University and a minor in Architecture Studies earned in Rome.


BECKY YAM, IES
ASSOCIATE

From the time she received her Lite Brite at age 5, Becky has been intrigued by color, design, and light. Her experience at Sean O’Connor Lighting encompasses both architectural and decorative lighting design, celebrating the transformative qualities of light while enhancing architecture.


CARLOS HANO
LIGHTING DESIGNER

Carlos studied Architecture at the National Autonomous University of Mexico receiving his degree with honors. While studying, Carlos worked at a highly regarded lighting design firm in Mexico City, where he developed his passion for lighting.

Carlos is the recipient of the Fullbright and FONCA scholarships and a graduate of the MFA Lighting Design program at Parsons The New School for Design in New York, NY.


STACEY GUEVARA, IES
LIGHTING DESIGNER

AGAPEH ALLAHVERDI
LIGHTING DESIGNER

MELANIA GOUREHZAR
LIGHTING DESIGNER

RACHEL THOMAS
LIGHTING DESIGNER

EMILY MURPHY
BUSINESS MANAGER

DANIEL KEMPTON
OFFICE MANAGER/ BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

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