Our Mission

INSPIRE each other,

               RECOGNIZE our accomplishments,

                                   CELEBRATE our future.

Women in Design-Hampton Roads (WiD-HR) is dedicated to advancing and supporting professionals in the design community. We inspire one another’s creativity and encourage each other’s professional growth. Together we celebrate the talents and accomplishments of design professionals and work together towards advancing our future.

We offer monthly programs based on our core values of education, inspiration, mentoring, networking and community outreach. Though rooted in architecture, our members are a diverse collection of design professionals, including interior design, engineering, marketing, graphic design, landscape design and more. Membership is free and open to all those in the design industry – both men and women.