Vicki Match Suna, AIA
Executive Vice President and Vice Dean for Real Estate Development and Facilities
Vicki Match Suna, AIA, oversees strategic campus planning, design, construction, maintenance, food and nutrition, and operations of all NYU Langone Health properties, a portfolio of more than 13 million square feet. As such, she leads the implementation of NYU Langone’s Campus Transformation, which includes construction of the Helen L. and Martin S. Kimmel Pavilion, a new state-of-the-art acute care hospital; the transformation of Tisch Hospital; and construction of the new Science Building and Energy Building.
Ms. Match Suna also oversees NYU Langone’s growth beyond the main campus in Manhattan, including the ongoing redevelopment of NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, and NYU Langone Hospital—Long Island (formerly known as NYU Winthrop Hospital); and expansion of an extensive portfolio of ambulatory care facilities in the five boroughs of New York as well as the greater metropolitan region.
A registered architect and a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), Ms. Match Suna previously served as a commissioner on the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission for 15 years, board member of the New York City Economic Development Corporation for 4 years, and member of the advisory board of the Governors Island Preservation and Education Corporation. She currently is on the board of the New York Building Congress, as well as the Business Advisory Council of the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Most recently, Ms. Match Suna has been appointed to the board of trustees of Washington University in St. Louis. She also serves as chair of the Sam Fox School of Visual Arts and Design at Washington University in St. Louis, and as a member of Washington University’s New York Regional Cabinet.
She was an honoree of the New York City Commission on the Status of Women and recipient of the Art Trek Award from the Queens Council on the Arts. In 2010, she received the Center for Architecture Award from the New York Chapter of the AIA and the Center for Architecture Foundation. Ms. Match Suna also received a Sam Fox School Distinguished Alumni Award in 2014 from Washington University in St. Louis, and in 2016, the Washington University’s Founders Day Distinguished Alumni Award.
Ms. Match Suna joined NYU Langone in 1994. In her previous role as vice dean and senior vice president for real estate and strategic capital initiatives, Ms. Match Suna was responsible for strategic capital planning throughout NYU Langone. As project executive, she also oversaw the development of the award-winning Joel and Joan Smilow Research Center in 2006. She was appointed senior vice president and vice dean for real estate development and facilities in 2007, and executive vice president in 2019.
Prior to joining NYU Langone, Ms. Match Suna was an associate partner at Lee Harris Pomeroy Associates. Her previous experience includes directing the New York City office of Payette Associates, and positions at Ellerbe Architects & Engineers, SMP Architects and Perkins & Will. She holds a bachelor of arts and a master’s degree in architecture from Washington University in St. Louis.