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Tiffany English

Principal, Ware Malcomb

As a principal at Ware Malcomb since 2013, Tiffany English is responsible for business development and managing the San Diego office. She also oversees work in the Phoenix and Latin American markets. She began working at the firm’s San Francisco office as a senior project manager in 2001 and was promoted to studio manager of interior architecture design in 2004. She moved to Sacramento to establish a Ware Malcomb office there and then relocated to San Diego in 2007. She is LEED certified and counts sustainable design and green building in her book of skills. She is a past president of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) and is active in several industry organizations. In 2017, Ware Malcomb was named a top 500 design firm by Engineering News Record, and made Interior Design Magazine’s Top 100 Giants.

ALMA MATER: San Diego State University, San Jose State University

BUCKET LIST: Experience all the national parks.

FUN FACT: Lived in seven countries before turning 17-years-old.

BUSINESS ADVICE: “Authenticity is the key driver to making true connections that will lead to sustained success.”