Sylvia Youngsuk Cho, LEED Green Associate, IIDA Student Member

Sylvia Youngsuk Cho, LEED Green Associate, IIDA Student Member

New York, NY, US



The enthusiasm and creativity infused in the artistic projects I encounter are, in fact, natural elements of my personality. As a design professional, I delight in each new encounter and wholeheartedly look forward to many more projects.



Tau Sigma Delta, Savannah, GA
Member of Honor Society in Architecture and Allied Arts. 2013

Teaching Assistant, Savannah, GA
Assisted interior design undergraduate senior students for their capstone projects at Savannah College of Art and Design. March 2013 to May 2013

Herman Miller, Savannah, GA
Participating in the Herman Miller charrette to develop concepts for future workplace environments. February 2013

SCAD Graduate Mentor Program, Savannah, GA
Providing direction and advice on goal setting, emotional support and time management for undergraduate students. April 2012 to May 2013

International Interior Design Association
Student member. February 2012 to present

Saloni Milano, Milan, Italy
Selected as Heehoon representative for international furniture design exhibition. June 2006

Newspaper COLOR & TALENT, Busan, South Korea
Directed and managed art department’s design newspaper at Dong-A University. March 2001 to May 2002

Daeduck Women’s High School, Busan, South Korea
Assisted and taught high school art class for four weeks. May 2002


Chatham County Healthcare Department, Savannah, GA, US, Intern

Developing a design concept for a new Dr. Martha B. Fay Public Health Center in Savannah, including color and finish palatte, and wayfinding solutions.

Jul 2012 - Sep 2012

HEEHOON Design Group, Seoul, KR, Interior Designer

Designed and managed projects in various stages of interior design process: schematic design, concept development, space planning, design development and construction drawings.

Jan 2006 - Jun 2008

Team Design, Seoul, KR, Assistant Designer

Assisted in design of retail space projects and developed presentation materials

Feb 2003 - Nov 2005


Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, US, Masters, Interior Design

Mar 2011 - Jun 2013

Dong-A University, Busan, KR, Bachelors, Industrial Design

Mar 1999 - Feb 2003


Outstanding Academic Achievement Award. June 2013, Award


Areas of Specialization