Lonny Rossman

Lonny Rossman

New York, NY, US



Lonny Rossman, AIA, NCARB, is the Founder and Managing Principal of API Partners, an Executive Search + Strategic Consulting Firm focused on the Built Environment professions. He is an active member of AIA Philadelphia and was Chair of the Design Committee 2001-2020. In addition, Lonny was a panelist for the AIANY Women in Architecture Committee ‘Allies for Women in Architecture’ program in February 2020 and developed the first webinar series for the University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning focused on Careers and Business. 


Lonny's Featured Articles on Archinect

Op-Ed: Don’t Waste A Recession, Sat, May 30 '20

"Your Life Must Suck." That was the greeting I received from the CEO of a structural engineering firm during an AIA event in 2010. As the founder of an executive search + management consulting firm in the depth of a recession, I didn’t think his sentiment was unexpected - but it was profoundly ...

Op-Ed: Don’t Waste A Recession


North Carolina State University, BArch, Architecture

Sep 1991 - May 1992

Miami University, Bachelors, Architecture

Sep 1987 - May 1991

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