Sayali Gudekar, our Sustainability Specialist, joined VMA in late 2019 with a design background that includes residential, public space, and hospitality projects. She received her Bachelor of Architecture from I.E.S. College of Architecture in Mumbai and her Master of Sustainable Design from Jefferson University. Sayali spends her free time cooking and baking for friends and family, a newfound passion of hers since moving to the United States. She also loves painting and sketching, as well as finding affordable DIY ways to decorate her home. Sayali is passionate about stewardship to the Earth and always strives towards educating those around her to take action towards saving and caring for the planet. Sayali speaks an impressive four languages, but has a partial understanding of six!