Joan Sizemore

new development studio leader + project manager

rolling hills estates, ca
b.a. art history, arizona state university
m.f.a. interior design, savannah college of art + design

work experience:

wilson associates | dallas, tx
leo a daly | dallas, tx
hirsch bedner associates | atlanta, ga
rda international | atlanta, ga

key project experience:

new devlopement:

- Hard Rock & Seminole Gaming | Hollywood Beach, FL
- Timbers | Timbers Resort Kauai, Lihue, HI
- Phoenix Properties | The Village, Dallas, TX
- Kerzner International | The Cove & The Reef, Paradise Island, Bahamas
- City of Dreams Development | Grand Hyatt, Macau
- Kerzner International | Le Touessrok Resort, Mauritius
- City of Schaumburg | Marriott Renaissance, Schaumburg, IL
- Mohegan Tribal Nation | Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, CT
- Hanshin Development | Hanshin Hotel, Osaka, Japan
- Hyatt International | Grand Hyatt, Dubai, United Arab Emirates


- Hyatt International | Hyatt Regency, Baltimore, MD
- Millennium & Copthorne Hotels | Grand Hyatt, Taipei, Taiwan
- Hanshin Development | Ritz Carlton, Osaka, Japan

best design tip:

“it’s your project, you decide.” (and own it.)

favorite pattern:


best advice:

it’s all about the journey. our designs create an experience for the guests that will last a lifetime – the journey starts when they enter the property and our design takes them through to their unit, transporting them into the world we have created.

hidden talent:


if its the last thing i do...

i will spend lots of time with family and friends.

trip of a lifetime:

african safari