ELLA-HAZARD-HEADSHOTAs an architect with a proclivity for innovation, efficiency and smart products, Ella brings her expertise in communication, technical knowledge and understanding of process to the Tooshlight team. As Senior Vice President of Operations, Ella is responsible to provide continuity between sales, projects, design and production.  With 10 years of experience in the industry, Ella is an Architect licensed in California, a certificate holder with the National Council for Architectural Registration Boards and a LEED Accredited Professional. Once achieving a professional Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Ella relocated to Los Angeles to pursue her career in architecture and design. After many years of work in the field of Executive Architecture, Ella decided to apply her management skills to the realm of custom architectural products. With strong leadership skills, organizational facilities and a willingness to embrace challenge, Ella established the ‘Works Division’ at Arktura, a Los Angeles based custom furnishings and design-manufacturing collaborative.  Leaving there once the department and processes were whole, Ella extended her Project Management abilities to assist with the recent renovations at Dodger Stadium.With extensive project management experience and a deep understanding of construction and fabrication, Ella’s ability to liaise between clients, architects, consultants and construction team will streamline the process of the most complex projects.