Weina Li was born and grew up in China. She immigrated to the US at the age of 20, and English is her second language.
Weina is an experienced interior designer with a focus on creative office design. She is currently an interior designer at HLW International Los Angeles office. With a design career spanning over seven years, she had the privilege to collaborate with different sizes of companies to create vision and design for their current and future workplace. Weina’s project “Procore Technology” has won IIDA Calibre award in the workplace medium category in 2019.
Aside from design, Weina is passionate about storytelling. She started the “Beyond Words” program on her blog to bring awareness and embrace diversity through personal stories. In this program, she brings on people from diverse backgrounds to discuss various topics such as work, life, love, immigration, culture, language, voice, and much more.
In her free time, Weina enjoys all physical and creative activities. Currently, yoga is her passion. She looks forward to getting her yoga certificate in the near future. In addition, she has the vision to embrace and encourage wellness in the design and architecture field with yoga, design, and storytelling.