Reetika Vijay is managing principal of one of IA Interior Architects’ most successful offices. She develops and implements the firm’s organizational vision, which integrates key international and local goals, priorities, and values. As leader of the Boston office, she builds successful internal and external coalitions, along with an office culture that stresses accountability and continuous improvement with measurable results, including being voted as one of Boston’s Best Places to Work by the Boston Business Journal.
As founder and executive sponsor of IAReach, a firm-wide program she launched with her team to encourage and organize local and global charitable initiatives throughout IA’s 23 offices, she has been instrumental in developing IA’s philanthropic mission. Under her leadership, IA offices partner with local charities monthly. IAReach has engaged with and raised awareness of United Way, metropolitan food banks, and women’s and children’s charities, among others. On a personal level, she supports and hosts fundraisers for Save the Children and serves on the Advisory Board for Massachusetts Center for Prevention of Cruelty Against Children.