Alverina Weinardy is a practicing interior designer with experiences in commercial, including offices and affordable multi-family housing, and residential projects. She joined MTI as a graduate student research assistant in 2017. She is currently responsible for MTI graphic design materials. Alverina holds a BFA in Interior Architect and Design from the Academy of Art University and a Master of Urban and Regional Planning from San José State University. She has also held internships at the de Young Museum, Artistic Designs for Living, and volunteers time at the American Red Cross Bay Area.