Robin Klehr Avia, FIIDA
Robin Klehr Avia, FIIDA
Board of Directors, Chair

Robin is a Regional Managing Principal for Gensler’s Northeast and Latin America offices. She oversees our offices in New York, New York; Boston, Massachusetts; Morristown, New Jersey; San Jose, Costa Rica; Sao Paulo, Brazil; and Toronto, Canada. During her career, Robin has guided the largest and most respected international corporations, financial institutions and law firms through headquarters project development. Currently, Robin is Principal-in-Charge of the Conde Nast move to One World Plaza and the Mexico City flagship store for El Palacio de Hierro. Her award-winning work, such as The New York Times Headquarters, has appeared in numerous publications, including Interior Design, Contract, Architectural Record, World Architecture, and multiple international design publications. Robin is a member of the National Board of Girls Inc., a Board member of LMCC, on the Advisory Board of the NY School of Interior Design and a Trustee Emeritus of the Dwight Englewood School. She is an active alumna of the University of Tennessee School of Architecture and Design and, in 2012, was the recipient of the University’s Alumni Professional Achievement Award. Robin served on the National Board of the International Interior Design Association and was elected to the College of Fellows in June 2000.