Mary DeLaurentis, AIASenior Associate
When did you know you wanted to be an architect/designer?
I took an AutoCAD/drafting class in high school. It was taught by an architect who really inspired me to go into the architecture field.
What’s the biggest highlight of your career?
When I received my New York State architectural license within three years of graduating from Syracuse University.
What’s the best thing about working at Mancini Duffy?
The people we work with! My coworkers are like extended family and we have so much fun together both in the office and outside of it.
Best advice you’ve ever received?
Don’t be afraid to ask questions.
Where would we find you on the weekend?
When we’re in town, my husband and I spend every weekend morning at our neighborhood dog park with our dog, Kelso (who was named after the Brooklyn-based beer).
Any other interesting fact about you?
Five Mancini Duffy employees were in my wedding party!