Magdalena Stoenescu, AIA, Associate Principal, is a talented architect with over nine years of experience.  She has been at Slade Architecture since 2011 after relocating to New York from Los Angeles.  Serving as Project Architect, she has delivered a number of highly successful projects for clients as diverse as international corporations like Virgin Atlantic, to the City of New York Department of Design and Construction to private clients.  Strong in both design and project delivery, Magda is a key member of the team, leading day to day delivery as well as coordination and resource management.  Projects that Magda spearheaded have been recognized with a variety of prestigious design awards, including: Best of Year Awards from Interior Design Magazine, NYCxDesign Award, James Beard Restaurant Design Award Finalist and Public Design Commission Design Excellence in Public Architecture Award.

Magda is licensed as an architect in NY and has an undergraduate degree in Architecture from University of Michigan and a Master of Architecture degree from UCLA.  During her studies at University of Michigan, Magda was a Barnes Scholar with a scholarship. At UCLA, she graduated with distinction and her work was nominated for Best Thesis.