IIDA Headquarters, Chicago, IL
Ken Wilson, FIIDA, FAIA, Envision Design, Washington D.C.
Marlene M. Liriano is the Managing Director of the Miami office of IA Interior Architects. Prior to her position with IA, she was Vice President and Director of Interior Design for HOK’s Florida practice. For nearly three decades, Liriano has successfully delivered innovative and thoughtful design solutions that exceed her client’s expectations. Her approach is built on advancing the business goals of her clients, supporting the organization’s culture, and maximizing their productivity. Liriano’s work has perpetuated a tradition of insight, cultivated a spirit of team collaboration, and promoted thought leadership with rare expertise resulting in long-term client accounts, and multiple design awards. Her work has been featured in publications including Contract Magazine and Design Book and has been recognized for her work with Fortune 500 companies.
Liriano received her bachelor’s degree in interior design from Florida International University. She is a recipient of the 2014 Torch Award for distinguished alumni from the Florida International University College of Architecture and the Arts, the 2012 Best of Miami Architects and Designers from Miami Today, and the 2006 Interior Designer of the Year from the AIA Miami Chapter. She was recently bestowed the IIDA South Florida Chapter Interior Designer of the Year award and has played a vital role at IIDA, participating in the IIDA panel discussion, “The Culture of Work: A Global Perspective” at ORGATEC 2014, and as a juror for multiple IIDA design competitions.