Practitioner / Principal
(NEW YORK, USA)
As a Principal, and Senior Project Interior Designer, Dina is responsible for conceptual design, space planning, finish and furniture selection, design and detail development, site inspections and construction administration for HOK’s hospitality projects. She has more than 12 years of expertise on a vast range of hospitality projects, including high-end hotels, restaurants, and lounges. Dina’s passion for design helps HOK to develop successful solutions for each client, creating spaces that are both beautiful and functional.
Dina is LEED certified, a member of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) and the Network of Executive Women in Hospitality (NEWH). In 2014, she won Boutique Design Magazine’s Boutique 18 Award and, in 2015, was published in Interior Design’s “Best of Hospitality Architecture & Design, V2”.
In addition to her work at HOK, Dina teaches in the master’s program at the New York School of Interior Design (NYSID), with a focus in hospitality studio courses. Dina is a graduate of Savannah College of Art and Design.
The Address Hotel Manama, Bahrain; PIF Tower Tenant Fit-Out Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; Park Central Hotel New York, New York; West House Hotel New York, New York; Hilton, El San Juan Hotel & Casino Isla Verda, Carolina, Puerto Rico; Walt Disney Family Museum San Francisco, California; 81st Academy Awards, Oscars Set Design Hollywood, California; Westin Times Square New York, New York; W Union Square New York, New York; The Nile Ritz-Carlton Cairo, Egypt