"Our work is not only about good design and on-budget/on-schedule construction delivery. More importantly, it's about cultivating successful working relationships with our clients, builders, and consultants."

Judy S.K. Cheng, MBA, LEED AP



With over 20 years of industry experience, Judy Cheng has worked on a broad spectrum of both private and public projects with a focus on educational work. For projects in pre-design stages, she has been responsible for needs assessment, programming, master planning, and a variety of community outreach programs. When working on public educational projects, she has deep expertise in obtaining approvals from all government agencies, including local jurisdictions, DSA, and OPSC. Judy is also experienced in IPPs and FPPs for community college clients. Internally, Judy oversees SVA’s business development, strategic planning, and marketing initiatives. She has been with the firm since its inception in 2003 and was named a Senior Associate Partner in 2017.


Bachelor of Architecture, University of Southern California

Masters of Business Administration, University of California, Irvine

Professional Affiliations

California Parks & Recreation Society

Coalition for Adequate School Housing

Community College Facility Coalition

Society of College and University Planning

US Green Building Council

Licenses and Registrations

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional