EL Questionnaire 2016


Name: Jim LaValley
Company: Stantec
Concentration: Workplace
College/University: Boston Architectural College
Year(s) of Graduation: 2010

If you had to describe yourself in three words, they would be...: Dependable, honest, sarcastic
Who is a character from a TV show or a book that you’ve always resonated with?: Hmmm...can’t think of one.
If you won a lottery ticket for a million dollars, what would you do with it?: Buy a bigger apartment, hire a stylist, and give some to my favorite charities including World Wildlife Fund, Human Rights Campaign, and the National Park Foundation.
If you could trade lives with one person for an entire day who would it be and why?: Madonna. I would like to experience what it is like to be someone whose life and personality is 180 degrees from my own.
You've been given access to a time machine, where and when would you travel to?: Paris at the end of the 19th century.
What is your most bizarre talent?: Fortunately, I don’t think I have one.
Lesson Learned that has benefited you most in your career: It’s the people you work with that matter most.
Why did you choose to become an Interior Designer?: I wanted to help create spaces that had an emotional and psychological impact on the users.
What is one goal you'd like to accomplish in your lifetime?: To be confident and comfortable being me.