People / Sheila Carney


Sheila is a Director of Scott Tallon Walker Architects and has worked with the practice for over 36 years. She leads our UK office in London where she has lived for 25 years.

Sheila has delivered award-winning, innovative, and complex healthcare and science-research projects, and has a special interest in Proton Beam Therapy, Radio Pharmacy, and Nuclear Medicine.

Her experience has given her an invaluable understanding of strategic challenges facing leading healthcare clients, and comprehensive insights into managing large project teams and stakeholder groups. Sheila is passionate about delivering technically complex and challenging projects which improve the lives of occupants and end-users. 

Other Experience

  • Sheila has presented at the Healthcare Estates Building Forum, IHEEM, the International Proton Therapy Congress (PTCog) at Prague and San Diego, and the UK-China Oncology Congress and also plays an active role in the UK Architects for Health organisation and Salus Global.
  • Finalist, Women in Construction 'Lifetime Achievement' Award, 2023.

Recent Projects