Portfolio - Commercial Projects - Office 

242 Trumbull, Hartford, CT (6 stories, built)
Rocky Hill Corporate Center

Corporate Ridge, Farmington, CT 

mid-rise, built)

In 1986-87 during her internship Shaffer, now a licensed architect in Connecticut, worked for  Russell Gibson Von Dohlen (an award winning architecture and engineering firm later part of the SLAM Collaborative)  an architectural partnership in Farmington, CT known for completing mid-rise buildings for corporate clients. Two of Shaffer's projects were 242 Trumbull: the addition of six floors to an existing 2 story building in downtown Hartford, CT (300,000 s.f.) and a curtainwall office building in Corporate Ridge in Farmington, CT (150,000 s.f.).