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Kala Wahl is the Founder and Principal of bureau. in Los Angeles, California. Kala is known for her passion for refined and innovative interior design and architecture, long walks with nature, and her ability to connect with others through strong listening skills and candor.


She founded bureau. in 2021 as the culmination of her passions for design, strategy, and meeting new people. In addition to her interior design degree from Indiana University, Kala designed under a major global architecture firm in San Francisco and Los Angeles. She has designed and managed projects

independently and contractually throughout California for eight years. 


For over a half decade, Kala has been recognized within the AD100 design industry as a top talent acquisition expert for fellow designers. As a hopeful advocate, Kala’s proudest accomplishments have been matching the right people with the right opportunities time and again from San Francisco, Los Angeles to New York, and others.


Kala’s favorite part of being a design talent consultant is the people + the projects. She is a big believer that everyone and every space have a story to tell. She loves to translate these stories into career achievements for others. Kala has a great deal of respect for her clients and their work. Her goal is always to meet the moment with sincerity and deliver the best possible results so everyone can confidently reach their goals. When she’s not at bureau., you can find Kala enjoying good food, practicing Pilates Reformer, creating a floral arrangement, traveling, and sketching. 


To connect with Kala, reach out via email at kala@bureau-ofis.com