Sylvia Hajo, Senior Associate Principal | Director of Interiors
Ms. Hajo is a registered Interior Designer and LEED AP ID+C. She joined IBI Group in 2009 as Director of Interiors and is a Senior Associate Principal with the firm. Her previous design experience included commercial tenants, healthcare, hospitality, retail and food beverage. In her 26+ year career, she has managed, designed and specified over $180MM of furniture budgets.
Sylvia’s work at IBI Group focuses on PreK-12, higher education, FF&E consulting and commercial tenant projects. She plays a key role in all phases of the interior design process, specializing in creating material palettes that are innovative and support today’s learning environments. In her designs, she tells her clients’ stories by mixing materials, colors, finishes and sustainable elements while respecting budgets.
Sylvia is actively involved with IIDA Houston Center holding numerous positions in the organization including Director, Communications Chair, Professional Panel Moderator of IIDA Student Day and GRA Chair. She currently serves on the Advisory Committee for the Art Institute of Houston Interior Design Program, San Jacinto College Interior Design Program and ITT Technical Institute Technical Drafting Program.