Shade Salu-Lindsey

Shade Salu-Lindsey

Procurement Coordinator

Shade joined The Brooklyn Studio in the fall of 2021. Previously, she worked in management for more than three years at CBE. She achieved organizational objectives by streamlining office operations for executives and external parties. Shade enjoys completing proposals, providing administrative support, and procuring interior furnishings. One of her greatest assets is her work ethic and her passion for maintaining relationships with clients, vendors, and third parties.

Shade was born in Nigeria. She moved to the US in 2016 to obtain her Master of Business Administration from the University of Dubuque. When she is not working, she enjoys going to the gym, playing basketball, and traveling.

The Proust Questionnaire

Taking inspiration from a popular nineteenth-century parlor game, we sat down with each member of our team and asked them a few questions about their inspirations and aspirations.

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Peace of mind.

What is your greatest fear?

Poverty and losing a loved one.

What is your greatest extravagance?

Sunglasses. I’m also fond of perfumes.

What talent would you most like to have?

To be able to skillfully draw and paint.

What is your favorite color?


What is your favorite virtue?


What is the trait that you most appreciate in a building?


What is your favorite type of project to work on?

Completing proposals and procurement.

Who is your favorite author?

Panache Desai.

Who is your hero of fiction?

James Bond.

Who is your favorite artist?

I don’t have a favorite.

Which historical figure do you most identify with?

Nelson Mandela.

What is your most treasured possession?

My most treasured possession would be my loved ones that are no longer here. I make sure to build memories when I can either by taking photos or videos so I can fondly look at these moments.

Where would you like to live?

On an island in Vanuatu, Oceania.

What quality do you most admire in others?

Empathy. Putting yourself in someone else's shoes.

Stranded on a desert island, you have two books in your possession. What are they?

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer and I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron.