Dana Getman

SHoP Architects, Principal | New York City, United States


Dana Getman is a principal at SHoP. She has led many projects at the intersection of complex city-building and community engagement, including Essex Crossing on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, and the East River Waterfront master plan. Her current work includes the supertall 111 West 57th Street, Fulbright University in Vietnam, ongoing New Embassy Compounds with the U.S. Department of State, and the recently completed National Veterans Resource Center at Syracuse University. Getman is the chair of the Urban Land Institute Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI). She received a Bachelor of Architecture from Cornell University and a Master of Architecture II from Yale University.

Dana Getman

CTBUH Designated Expert


Awards Best Tall Building Jury (2023)

Annual Conference, Steering Committee (New York 2015)

30 July 2015

The Current State of Slender Buildings in NYC

SHoP Architects welcomed a group of architects and engineers for a lively discussion and exchange of ideas about slender buildings.

21 November 2014

New York Conference Inaugural Steering Committee Meeting

Plans for the 2015 Conference in New York are now well underway, beginning with an initial meeting of the Steering Committee at the Bank of America Tower Nov. 18.