Barbara Hordyk, IIDA, CID, NCIDQ
Interior Designer / Project Manager
Barbara is a certified Interior Designer and holds both State of California certification, CID, and the National certification, NCIDQ. She joined Environ in 2006 as a Project Designer for various interior architectural projects. Barbara earned her Degree in Interior Design from Brooks College of Design in 1989. After graduation she worked for Pacific Business Interiors, a furniture dealer based out of Los Angeles for eight years. In 1995 she was hired by the J. Paul Getty Trust to work as the Project Manager for the furniture, finishes and equipment design team for the prestigious Getty Center in Los Angeles. With her background, rich experience and expertise, Barbara has proven to be very valuable to Environ and our clients. Since joining the Environ design team she has had the opportunity to work on a variety of projects such as the Long Beach Multi-Service Center, the Social Security Administration, Mental Health America, Belmont Point, and the Long Beach East Division Police Substation, to name a few.
Barbara believes that as designers, we have the ability to change the mood and attitude of the people who occupy our spaces with things as simple as color and texture. To see this in action is something that excites her. In her personal life, Barbara is a super mom to her two sons, is passionate about volunteering in her community, enjoys collecting original art and 1940s pottery, and is a party planner extraordinaire. She also enjoys riding bikes, skiing, hiking and traveling to places like Japan and Thailand with her family.