Cynthia Shonaiya, AIA, LEED AP, Principal

Cindy Shonaiya is a Principal at Hord Coplan Macht and has 25 years of professional experience, spanning three continents. She leads HCM’s Senior Living studio and has been team leader on numerous Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care, and Affordable Senior Housing projects including Brightview Evesham (NJ), Brightview Fairfax (VA), Brightview East Norriton (PA), and, Westminster Ridge, Harper House, Clare Court Apartments, Waverly Gardens and Brightview Rolling Hills, all in Maryland.

A product of Morgan State University’s graduate school of Architecture, Cindy’s passion is to motivate and encourage the next generation of architects.  She heads HCM’s successful Student Internship Committee and intern shadow program.

Cindy is a regular speaker at senior living conferences, and has presented papers at LeadingAge, Assisted Living Federation of America,  and Environments for Aging events.