EL Questionnaire 2019

Name: Jillian Tara
Company: Phase Zero Design
Concentration: Commercial Design
College/University: University of Massachusetts Amherst
Year(s) of Graduation: 2012

What is your strongest personal quality?: Trustworthy 
What skill set are you most proud of professionally?: I am communicative and a quick learner.
What was your favorite toy when you were a kid?: Polly Pockets and Barbie dolls (very much a girly girl!)
What do you hope to accomplish as an IIDA Emerging Leader?: I hope to learn how to become a well-respected leader that sets a good example for others.
What's your go-to for de-stressing?: Coffee, music, meditation, and a good workout
Revit, CAD, or Sketchup?: Revit all day!
Are you usually early or late?: Early
What three things are in your bag?: Chapstick, a measuring tape, and headphones
What is your favorite part of being an IIDA member?: Being surrounded by people who feel just as passionate about design as I do.
Why did you choose to become an Interior Designer?: My mother let me redecorate my bedroom when I was in middle school which got me into reading design magazines. I’ve been hooked on design ever since!