Leilani Chirino

Leilani Chirino

Marina del Rey, CA, US



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Self Employed / Designer / Consultant, Los Angeles,, Principle

Indoor/Outdoor designs, interior and architectural designs and landscaping.

Jun 2015 - current

I AM Community, Long Beach, CA, US, Executive Director and Founder

Founder of a non-profit Intentional Living Community with permaculture garden. The end goal was to beautify and uplift an up and coming neighbor and properties while also being an educational platform for the exchange of knowledge and community outreach programs. Also increased revenues 1,200% over 3 years.

Mar 2012 - Jun 2015

RBB Architects, Inc. (Rochlin, Baran & Balbona Inc.), Los Angeles, Senior Designer

-Interior design specifications and detailing for Healthcare, Universities and Laboratory projects
-Mentoring and training new designers
-Team builder and motivator

Jan 2005 - Mar 2009

Magnolia Companies, Reno, NV, US, Interior and Architectural designer

Principle designer for (3) design/build class 'A' commercial developments-shell build-out, corporate space planning, interior design, specification and artist renderings

Feb 2001 - Jan 2003

Kyle Carter Homes, Bakersfield, CA, US, Building designer

Principle building designer for 5 courtyard home developments, entrance monuments, model home layouts and artist renderings for all model homes.

Jan 1998 - Feb 2001


Academy Of Art University, San Francisco, CA, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Sep 1986 - Dec 1988


AIA Award of Distinction, Award

AIA Award of Distinction for the Santa Barbara series


Areas of Specialization