Ballinger is pleased to announce the promotion of Sara Ridenour, AIA, LEED AP BD+C to Principal. Sara joined the practice in 2006 and has been influential in developing client relationships with major healthcare institutions. As a senior project manager, she orchestrates diverse teams for innovative healthcare initiatives with a focus on the patient experience and environmental stewardship.  She consistently guides clients through complex issues surrounding scope and budget adherence. Sara served as an architectural studio leader at Ballinger for over 10 years, overseeing project teams to ensure milestones were met and client goals achieved. She is actively involved in Ballinger’s community engagement efforts; she served on the AIA Philadelphia Active Design/Healthy Communities committee and on the advisory board of the Spark mentorship program.