Sarah Richter Medlin | CM KLING + ASSOCIATES Lighting Design

Masters of Architecture
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Washington Alexandria Architecture Center

Bachelor of Science in Architecture
The Catholic University of America

Associate IALD
Associate AIA

Sarah Richter Medlin

Associate, Assoc. IALD | Assoc. AIA | IES

Sarah joined CM KLING + ASSOCIATES INC in 2012 as an intern while attending the Masters of Architecture program at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Her B.S. in architecture is from The Catholic University of America.

Her lighting design portfolio includes projects in hospitality, workplace, multi-family residential, civic, and convention centers. Recent projects are the Plaza Coral Gables, Coral Gables, FL; Norfolk Hilton + Convention Center, Norfolk, VA; Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC; Intercontinental DC The Wharf, Washington, DC; and 2U Headquarter, Lanham, MD.

Sarah is active within the lighting design community. She is an Associate Member of the IALD. She currently serves as the IALD DC Chapter Co-Coordinator and is on the Illuminating Engineering Society Board of Managers, Outreach Chair for the DC Chapter. Her education and love of architecture has given her an appreciation for form, space, light, and shadow which she brings when working with her clients. She enjoys collaborating with others in the design field, and looks forward to seeing her projects come to life.


The Plaza at Coral Gables
Coral Gables, FL

Norfolk Hilton + Convention Center
Norfolk, VA

Charleston Civic Center
Charleston, SC

Hyatt House, Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA

2U Headquarters
Landover, MD