Nandar Godoy is from Quito, Ecuador, where she earned her first degree in Architecture at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito and is licensed to practice in Ecuador. She moved to New York in 2006 where she received a degree in Interior Design at NYU and a Master’s Degree in Sustainable Interior Environments from the New York School of Interior Design.
Nandar has over 10 years of experience in new construction and renovation work for high-end residential interiors, ground up residential projects, and commercial buildings. She is interested in tectonics as an art form and passionately believes humanity is the crucial element in creating spaces that are both engaging and functional. Her feel for design and strong project management skills have made her stand out as a female leader in the industry. Nandar is a LEED Green Associate and is currently in the process of obtaining her NY state license.
Nandar has been recognized for her love of community, culture, and philanthropy, supporting several non-profit organizations. She is a co-founder of MARAVILLA, a New York based independent organization dedicated to raising awareness of Latin America and its people through film and the arts. Through MARAVILLA Nandar has initiated many programs, most notably the Ecuadorian Film Festival and the Venezuelan film festival in New York.