Manuel Navarro ,IIDA
Associate Principal: Workplace Interiors Studio
Manuel Navarro serves as Associate Principal of the Workplace Interiors Studio. As Interior Design Director, Manuel is responsible for creating and refining the architectural concepts unique to each client’s workspace. He works with Ziegler Cooper’s design team and is actively involved in all design phases of the project to ensure that the design intent and concepts are implemented to meet all established functional and aesthetic goals.
Manuel will provide benchmark data to inform and support the decision-making process from conceptual design to key budgetary decisions examined for overall value to the client’s business. He will work to maintain innovative and creative solutions, including his steadfast commitment to implement the design goals regardless of challenging spatial conditions or potential value-engineering processes.
Manuel started his career at Ziegler Cooper Architects after graduation and recently returned to the firm after working at VOA & Associates, Chicago, Illinois and the Lauckgroup, Austin, Texas. For the past 11 years, Manuel has dedicated his career to creative design solutions with a focus in the technology sector.