Sharon Bilbeisi leads the Washington, DC studio of ForrestPerkins. An accomplished architect and designer for over fifteen years, she has an extensive background in luxury hospitality and multi-family interiors projects. She has designed luxury and upscale hotels for many of the leading brands and independent hotels and residences throughout the US, Middle East, India, and Asia.
Sharon’s ability to collaborate with internal and external teams and use innovative thinking to solve problems in a highly professional manner, paired with her proficient technical skills, contribute to her reputation as a natural, trusted leader. Having lived and worked both in the US and the Middle East, she brings a global perspective to the design process.
Sharon earned a Bachelor of Architecture, graduating Cum Laude, from Roger Williams University. She holds architectural licenses in five states, including New York, California, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Washington D.C. and is recognized by the UAE government as an Architect. She also holds an NCARB certificate, and is a professional member of The American Institute of Architects.