Alaina Hardie

Interior Designer

Alaina Hardie, NCIDQ, LEED AP ID+C, EDAC, IIDA, SDID, began her career as an intern at Architecture Incorporated in 2007. After spending the past six years working for another firm, she has chosen to return to her hometown and join our growing team. With so many memories here, she is excited to be a part of shaping Sioux Falls. Alaina puts her clients first and strives to make their vision a reality. She has extensive design experience in health care and education, but enjoys a wide range of project types.

Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.

William Morris


  • Bachelor of Science in Interior Design — North Dakota State University


  • National Certification of Interior Design Qualifications, Certificate #27574
  • Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC)


  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Accredited Professional
  • Registered Interior Designer, State of Iowa — Certificate #00068


  • Member, International Interior Design Association (IIDA)
  • Member, South Dakota Interior Designers (SDID)


  • 2013 IIDA Idea Award — Great Plains Chapter — Education Gold Award
  • 2014 Outstanding Design — American School & University Educational 
  • Interiors Showcase


  • Programming, Research and Design Development
  • Interior Space Planning
  • Material Selection and Specification
  • Casework and Millwork Design
  • Construction Documents and Interior Construction Administration
  • Interior Finish and Branding Standards
  • Interior Master Planning and Phasing
  • Development of Interior Wayfinding and Signage
  • Systems Furniture Space Planning and Selection
  • Procurement of Furniture and Finishes, Artwork and Accessories
  • Exterior Design Consultation