About Compass 5

Compass 5 Partners, LLC.

Founded in 2006 by Maryellyn Cannizzaro, AIA, this firm is dedicated to the planning, design and project management of technically challenging projects where superlative design enhances places of well-being for all. With more than 20 years of leadership and management experience for major institutions, Maryellyn leads this firm with a strong commitment to quality, value and strong client representation.


  • Architectural Design and Interiors
  • Feasibility Study­­
  • Master Planning & Facilities Fiscal Planning
  • Program & Project Management
  • Budget & Schedule Development
  • Technology and Equipment Planning