Sophia D’Auria assists with Client Relations and is the first contact many have with Hughes Estate Sales. For the past ten years, she has worked in the design industry for a high-end furniture and lighting manufacturer running operations, project managing, product development, and customer relations. Working there, she became a woodworker, metalworker, and electrician, and since 2014 she has run her own business designing and manufacturing artist-made craft lighting called SoPhab Design. She is an avid collector and grew up surrounded by antique collectors, namely her father who was a dealer of antiques during the late 60’s in Argentina.