Shaheen grew up in College Station, Texas, and earned his Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University with a focus on technology and business. After graduating, he moved to New York to pursue his Masters of Science in Construction Management through New York University. While living in Brooklyn, Shaheen enjoyed exploring the urban system and architecture of the east coast. He gained experience working under his professors on project management for the World Trade Center Transportation Hub. After graduating, he moved back to Texas to work as a Construction Manager for Parry Homes and began his Masters of Architecture at the University of Houston.
Shaheen enjoys learning about new technologies, sciences and languages. He loves to travel and was able to visit more than 10 countries throughout Europe while studying abroad. Shaheen also likes to spend his time building furniture and sculpting, cooking, snowboarding and exploring the outdoors.