Rio Velasco

Designer – Fairfax Office

Rio is a Designer in our Fairfax office where she assists with tasks from site surveys to drafting architecture drawings. Her hard work and focus make her a strong asset to the design team. She prides herself on her acute listening skills as she believes this help her understand her client’s goals. Using her expertise, she then helps her clients reach those goals. She values her connection with clients and seeks to build lasting relationships based on respect and trust.

Rio has worked on numerous residential architecture projects in the past and is excited to do more commercial architecture work at INTEC Group. She loves the challenges commercial projects can bring and she looks forward to learning new skills with every project she works on.

Rio is a licensed architect in the Philippines and earned her Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the Mapúa Institute of Technology in the Philippines.


In her spare time…

Rio is happiest when she is spending time with her family and friends. She admires their compassion for others and is inspired by them.

If she wasn’t working in this industry, she would…

Be an author due to her love of Greek Mythology; she would love to use her creativity to write stories for others to enjoy. She would also like to start her own business in the food industry.