LEAD Class of 2020

Lyuba Sardanova

Concentration: Interior Architecture- Healthcare/Workplace/S&T/Higher Education
College/University: New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University & National Academy of Art, Sofia, Bulgaria

Q: Why did you choose to become an Interior Designer?
A: My love for Design and Architecture. My art background compliments my interior design skills.

Q: What is one piece of advice you wish you could have given yourself when you were just beginning your career?
A: Follow what you are good at, even if it is not something you are completely passionate about. You can follow your interests and they may lead to passion, but true passion grows out of being really good at something.

Q: What is the most important skill you have honed over the years?
A: My dedication to elevate the design

Q: What do you hope to accomplish as part of the IIDA LEAD program?
A: Learn more about being a good leader

Q: What is your favorite part of being an IIDA New England member?
A: Everything: meeting all these creative designers, enjoying all the presentations, sharing ideas and being part of such engaging and interesting discussions, etc.