about ad:roit

We believe that ALL environments, even that tiny rental, can be reinvented, organized, inspired, and transformed to increase quality of life, health, and happiness.

ad:roit was founded on the idea that everyone deserves to live and work in great design.  Thoughtful, efficient, and enjoyable spaces should not be reserved only for large or expensive projects.  They should not be restricted to new construction or gut renovation, nor should they be only for spaces owned and not rented.

ad:roit works to each client's and project's scale. Interior design projects can range from reorganizing the existing furniture in a space to developing new organizational systems to purchasing new furniture, finishes, and decorative accents. Architectural projects can run the gamut of reconfiguring an existing space to full gut renovations. 

Our goal is to help our clients find the best and most appropriate solution for their space, style, needs, and budget.

about madelaine


Madelaine Mayer is New York and Connecticut Registered Architect and a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Accredited Professional. She holds a BA in Architectural Studies and Art History from Hobart & William Smith Colleges, a Masters of Architecture from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and is a faculty member at NYU and the New York School of Interior Design.

During the course of her nearly twenty years in the design and construction industry, she has worked on a wide variety of project types, including renovations and new construction for: universities, libraries, theaters, private residences, and research/ healthcare facilities. She is primarily interested in design equity, both residentially by scaling services to meet her client's capacities, and commercially by combining the principles of universal design with social & environmental sustainability in public spaces. Prior to founding ad:roit, she worked at TAD Associates, HOK Architects, Mitchell Giurgola Architects & James R. Gainfort Consulting Architects. 


Madelaine firmly believes that every project is a product of the collaboration between client and designer. She draws from multiple styles and aesthetics to serve the individual nature of each project, and is devoted to a tested process of design inquiry, research, documentation and delivery to ensure the best outcome for her clients.