As a child, HOK's Hunvey Chen was told she couldn't play hockey.

Hunvey Chen: Architect Applies Lessons From Hockey Rink to HOK

Hunvey Chen, AIA, remembers her mom discouraging her from playing hockey as a child. Still, she never stopped dreaming about the game.

Decades later, at the age of 34, Chen learned that her hometown team — the Los Angeles Kings — was offering a hockey clinic for fans. She signed up for her first-ever lessons. Now Chen, a project architect in HOK’s Los Angeles studio, plays a few times a week in two hockey leagues and recently starred in a PowerBar video about inspirational athletes.

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