Member Spotlight-Rochelle Spahn

March 29, 2018

Congratulations to Rochelle Spahn of The Lighting Practice for being recognized as our first Member in the Spotlight.

Rochelle was named among the top 40under40 lighting designers in North America. The program identifies the most talented and promising individuals working in the lighting design industry in North America.

For more information on Rochelle, please click here to view the 40under40 arcticle and scroll down to read more about Rochelle!


Title: Associate
Company: The Lighting Practice
Years in Commercial RE: 15 years as an
Architectural Lighting Designer

Are you a Philadelphia native? If not how did you end up in Philadelphia?

I am originally from Maryland, but I came to Philadelphia to attend Drexel University.

Favorite part of CREW, or why did you join?

I joined CREW because I saw the benefit of the network; it’s not just on a local level but on a national level!

What do you like to do in your spare time? Hobbies?

I enjoy gardening in my spare time.

Other boards you’re involved with, include any charitable or philanthropic associations:

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)
International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD)
Women In Lighting + Design (WILD)
Adjunct Professor at Drexel University School of Architecture

Favorite spot in Philadelphia or surrounding area?

Longwood Gardens, I try to go every weekend!

Click here to view Rochelle's CREWbiz profile