workplace studio is people.


Mara Hauser, Principal Designer & Founder

Mara has over 25 years of experience in designing and optimizing workspaces. Mara has overseen the creation of spaces ranging from corporate headquarters to banks to large offices and institutional facilities. Through her extensive list of projects, she’s seen first hand the positive impact a well-planned space can have on culture, innovation, efficiency and productivity, as well as the bottom line benefits it can bring to an organization.

Mara is certified by the National Council for Interior Design, and is a registered Interior Designer in multiple states.

In addition to running several thriving organizations, her most favored role is as a wife and mother. Mara is actively involved in numerous civic and philanthropic activities which support the local community, small businesses and women in business.



Kelly Bozelka, Studio Manager & Senior Designer

With the evolution of workplace design, Kelly provides innovative solutions that effectively address the changing work landscape. Her knowledge and appreciation of construction details provides creative plans that logically bring her customer’s vision to life.   

Prior to becoming Workplace Studio’s Manager, Kelly was a seasoned project designer experienced with developing Corporate Facility Standard programs. Her national and international experience, client centered approach combined with purposeful organization ensures a competently executed project.  

Besides Interior Design, Kelly's other passion is ice hockey! On the weekends, you will find Kelly at the ice rink either playing hockey with husband or coaching youth teams.



Lindsay Fong, Senior Designer

Lindsay's vast experience designing commercial, corporate, hotel, restaurant and high end residential projects has allowed a unique approach to deliver creative out of the box designs. Lindsay has a strong passion for design and is able to see a project from concept to completion.

Prior to joining Workplace Studio, she was a Senior Designer for a firm in downtown Chicago where she worked on numerous national restaurant and hotel accounts. This expertise in hospitality design translates to efficient planning and an understanding for how people interact within a designed environment.

In her spare time she is busy raising 2 young boys with her husband, traveling as much as she can and spending time with family and friends.