Susanne Widdecke

Susanne Widdecke

Partner, COO
Diploma in Architectural Technology, Certified Construction Contract Administrator, LEED Accredited Professional – BD + C

Susanne’s architectural experience started in Germany and spans more than 30 years. After a decade in Europe, she came to Canada to begin working at Berry Architecture + Associates in 1999. In 2004, she became a full partner to manage all production facets of the firm, including architectural and interior design.

In 2005, Susanne achieved her LEED Accreditation; Health Care Construction certification in 2010; Certified Construction Contract Administrator designation in 2014; and Sustainable Building Advisor in 2015. These accomplishments enhance her diverse portfolio and the strengths she applies to commercial, institutional, industrial, and residential applications.

As an organized, task-oriented, positive force in the office, Susanne’s day-to-day includes human resources tasks, accounting, staff scheduling, project management, and ensuring the Berry office runs smoothly. Her specific areas of expertise include construction contract administration and office communications, enabling the team to tackle projects of a wide variety of scope and complexity.

Susanne lives on a farm and has a passion for the rural lifestyle. She is a wife, mother, and foster parent who loves being outdoors. She has a menagerie of horses and dogs, plus a busy life with kids’ activities and volunteering.