Maryam Hallaj

Communications Coordinator

Maryam Hallaj was a practicing architect before joining VMA in 2018 as our Communications Coordinator. She graduated cum laude from Temple University Tyler School of Art & Architecture with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture. Maryam regularly volunteers with the Design Activist Institute, where she collaborates on community building, racial justice, and environmental justice focused projects, as well as with the Center for Architecture + Design, primarily helping with the annual DesignPhilly festival. She also enjoys practicing yoga, designing and crafting clay jewelry, exploring coffee roasteries, and exploring her passion for graphic design.