Shirli Sensenbrenner

senior vice president, design + development services
Two Roads Hospitality

As Senior Vice President, Design + Development Services, Shirli Sensenbrenner plays an integral role in business development for Two Roads Hospitality, creating a vision for potential acquisitions through programming and budget, as well as repositioning and upgrading the existing portfolio.  With over 27 years of experience in both high-end interior architectural design and project management, Sensenbrenner has a keen eye for strategy and creative direction, strengthening functionality and improving aesthetics in prospective hotels.

Prior to joining Two Roads Hospitality, Sensenbrenner worked in commercial design where she met the Two Roads team when working on their headquarters in 1998. It was then she discovered a passion for hotel design, and her curiosity brought her to the Two Roads Hospitality team. Since that time, Sensenbrenner has continued to grow her responsibilities, currently serving as a member of the Two Roads Hospitality executive committee, while overseeing her team on capital expenditure planning and upgrades for newly acquired properties and existing structures. She is also a Lowe Enterprises shareholder.

Sensenbrenner received her B.A. in Design from the University of Cincinnati, and studied Architectural Theory & History at the University of Texas, Austin.