Kata Petty

Senior Project Manager



Kata is a NCIDQ Certified Interior Designer and LEED Accredited Professional with over 20 years of experience. Kata has been working in the field of interior design and architecture in the DC metropolitan area. She joined SKA Studio in 2005 as a Senior Project Manager and Senior Project Designer. She has had the opportunity to work on a broad range of project types and approaches each one with a strong sense of environmental sustainability and creativity. Working on a personal level with each client, Kata strives to ensure that the finished project more than meets all the client's expectations from aesthetics to functionality. Kata enjoys outdoor activities including: alpine skiing, mountaineering, climbing, ultra-marathon trail running, and scuba diving.


MA Interior Design - Mount Vernon College


2017 - NAIOP Interiors Retail Project, Northern VA Chapter Award of Excellence: The Percolator

2017 - NAIOP Build-to-Suit Non-Institutional Facility, Northern VA Chapter Award of Merit: MITRE 4 Building

2017 - Chesapeake Bay AIA Honor Award for Non-Residential Architecture: MITRE 4 Building

2016 - Washington Building Congress Best Glass Wall Systems: MITRE 4 Building, McLean, VA