EL Questionnaire 2020


Name: Mallory Hudak
Company: Amenta Emma Architects 
Concentration: Interior Design
College/University: Wentworth Institute of Technology 
Year(s) of Graduation: 2015

What is your strongest personal quality?: Honesty; I always offer my honest opinion. 
What skill set are you most proud of professionally?: My ability to quickly gain the trust of my clients. 
What was your favorite toy when you were a kid?: Playmobil 
What do you hope to accomplish as an IIDA Emerging Leader?: I hope to determine the type of leader I am and how those strengths will shape my future.
What's your go-to for de-stressing?: A walk in the woods with my dogs. 
Revit, CAD, or Sketchup?: Sketchup!
Are you usually early or late?: On time :) 
What three things are in your bag?: Burt's Bees chapstick, hand lotion, and a snack. 
What is your favorite part of being an IIDA member?: The events! I left Boston after graduating, so the IIDA events are a great reason for a visit; I love seeing familiar faces and making new connections. 
Why did you choose to become an Interior Designer?: I sort of just stumbled upon Interior Design, and I’m so glad I did - I love to transform spaces! This career combines all the things I’m most passionate about- creativity, problem solving, technical skills, and client relations.