Finalist: Susan Dwyer

OC Inspirational Women
(Benjamin Edwards)

Co-CEO & Managing Principal

As co-CEO and managing principal at Hendy, Susan Dwyer oversees Hendy’s day-to-day business operations and fiercely leads a creative powerhouse of architects, designers, collaborators, and communicators who are experts in the business of transforming shapes into extraordinary human experiences. As well as providing leadership to ensure the company’s long-term goals are met, she oversees full-service interior architecture from space planning and programming to design and installation at Hendy’s Corporate Studio.

With more than 20 years of real-world experience, Dwyer’s extensive portfolio is comprised of wellness initiatives, integrated technology, innovative open office layouts, and collaborative workspaces, including the upcoming design for 5.11 Tactical’s newest headquarters as well as Pacific Life, First American Title, Monster Energy, Jones Lang LaSalle, and INNOCEAN. All are examples of bold, client-defined, immersive spaces suited for the modern workforce.