Robin Gray, MBA

Business Manager

With over 30 years of business management experience in the architecture industry, Robin joined Holly & Smith in Hammond in 1989. Her role at the firm is far-reaching. She is responsible for overseeing all administrative operations as well as Human Resources and Accounting for both the Hammond and New Orleans offices. She has an expert understanding of the business of design and construction and what it means to bring a project to life through completion. This is consistently demonstrated in her thorough accuracy of budget management and client contract compliance while always staying focused on the bottom line. Her long-term commitment to Holly & Smith and support for its Principals and Staff have proven invaluable to the firm.

Robin attended Southeastern Louisiana University, where she received her undergraduate degree in Office Management in 1983 and a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) in 2003. She is also a Class of 2016 graduate of the Leadership Tangipahoa program.

When not at work, Robin enjoys spending time with her family and two grandchildren, Myles and Maisy. She also plays clarinet each Sunday in the church orchestra. Her other loves include playing the piano, singing, gardening, and traveling with her husband, Mark.