As the Manager of Technical Services, Sumayyah manages new and existing business development efforts and provides technical and engineering services in supporting new and existing commercial buildings. She manages the team’s workflow and deliverables.
In her role she also mentors building analysts on client relationship management and communication and encourages the growth of team’s technical abilities and understanding through development of internal and external resources, including training.
Prior to joining the Cyclone team, Sumayyah was a Senior Project Manager at Affordable Community Energy, where she managed energy assessments, retro-commissioning projects, portfolio benchmarking, and measurement and verification of energy savings. Prior to that, she worked as an architect and a building energy analyst in Jordan and South Africa.
Sumayyah graduated from De Montfort University in Leicester, UK with a Master of Science in Energy and Sustainable Building Design. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering from Jordan University of Science and Technology.
Sumayyah met her husband, Johan, underwater SCUBA diving in the Red Sea in Aqaba. Their daughter, Leila, is named after a sea turtle they encountered on their first dive together! She is also an avid equestrian with passion for show jumping. In her free time, she enjoys being outdoors with her family.