Member Spotlight - Hillary Andren-Wise

October 1, 2019
Written by: Hillary Andren-Wise
Hillary Andren-Wise
Member Name:  Hillary Andren-Wise

Years in Commercial Real Estate:  23 years

What part of the real estate industry are you in?  Architecture/Consulting

What company do you currently work for?  RS&H

What is your favorite part of CREW?  If you are a new member, why did you join CREW?  Making meaningful connections.  As part of the 1st board who started the CREW Upstate chapter in SC, I’ve witnessed the impact it makes.  It’s exciting to get involved here in Denver.

What do you like to do in your spare time?  Hobbies?  Reading, hiking, cooking, playing with my kids and my dog.

Are you a Colorado native? If a not, where are you from and how did you end up in Colorado?  No.  I’m originally from SC.  We moved here to raise our family, pursue career opportunities, enjoy the outdoors, and be part of the quality of life here.

What is your favorite spot in Denver (or surrounding areas)?  Anywhere I can see mountains.  Which is everywhere!

What food, dessert or treat can you NOT resist?  Red velvet cake.

What is your dream vacation?  Cruise around the world.  We did this for our dad when he retired – it was amazing!

What is the biggest accomplishment of your career?  Becoming a studio director in a 125-person regional southeast architecture firm when I was 35.

What is your favorite motivational quote to inspire you at work?  Try not.  Do.  Or do not.  There is no try.  ---Yoda, Jedi Master  😊