What’s your favourite DIALOG project?
The Calgary Central Library has become an iconic project and I am uber proud to have been part of the extensive team that really came together to create this impressive building.
How do you spend your weekends?
My weekends are filled with housework, audiobooks, driving my girls to friends' houses, driving girls to dance, audiobooks, running errands, organizing my finances and audiobooks. Man, I love a good audiobook!
What's one quote you live by?
"Not all storms come to disrupt your life, some come to clear the path."

Since joining us in 2011, Louise has grown her already vast experience in corporate design and large integrated projects. She works in a variety of sectors, including education and healthcare. Louise is passionate about creating places for people and understanding the human experience of an interior environment. Her exceptional communication skills makes her talented at connecting with people during programming, engagement workshops, and the planning phases of her project work.   

Listening to and understanding our client’s needs and developing team relationships are essential for Louise. She’s exceptional at communicating design direction to various consultants and translating design concepts into cost-effective, buildable details. Louise believes that the role of designers is to bridge the gap between people-centered goals and performance objectives of a space. This philosophy makes her an invaluable member of our Calgary studio. 

"Broken crayons still color." I love understanding problems, being creative and finding success.
Louise Aroche

Education

  • Diploma in Interior Design Mount Royal College