Leslie Arredondo is an Interior Designer at Dream Design Builders, possessing the creative vision to create a interior space that is sure fulfill each customer’s dream vision. It is her diverse background in education that enables her to handle all facets of a project, from concept development and production to construction administration.
Leslie has a unique background of construction and interior design education. She joined the ACE Mentorship Program of America for Architecture, Engineering and Construction at the age of sixteen. The program spanned two years presenting her the opportunity to work first hand with construction managers. After her certification, she served the role of a mentor from 2008-2011 in which she traveled locally and nationally to promote the program and to motivate high school students to participate and jumpstart their careers in the design and construction industry. Her passion for design lead her to her first degree; a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Interior Design from Design Institute of San Diego while working for a recognized international construction company. Leslie’s skills include: space planning, furniture design, CAD drafting and procurement while her experience is quite vast both in location and project type specialties which include Hotels (guest rooms & public spaces), Offices, Retail, Naval Housing, Restaurant and High-End Residential Design. One of her recent projects; Atlanta Silverleaf Vacation Store, received an ARDA (American Resort Development Association) award for Best Interior Design. Ms. Arredondo is an active volunteer for design-related societies such as ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) where she served as Student Chapter President 2012-2013 and is currently working towards becoming a Certified Interior Designer through NCIDQ (National Council for Interior Design Qualification) and CCIDC (California Council for Interior Design Certification).
In her spare time, Leslie enjoys travel, fashion, food and off-road racing.