Interior Design Association of WNY
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307 Delaware Rd
Kenmore, NY 14217
Ph: 876-1650 Cell: 716 432-2133 cell

Design Philosophy/Mission

My mission as a designer is to make each job a fun, creative and satisfying experience for the client. I consider each project a journey of sharing by paying special attention to my client’s dreams and desires and providing them with fresh and innovative design solutions tailored specifically to their needs. I offer a full range of design services from consultations to complete home renovations and do so with an easy-going, enthusiastic personality.


BA in Psychology / Syracuse University

AAS Interior Design / Villa Maria College, Phi Theta Kappa Society

Notable Projects

Community Projects:

Junior League of Buffalo Decorators Showhouses - 

1993,1995,1997,1999,2003,2007,2009, 2011,2013

   * 2007 - won 3 Awards :  Best Use of Color, Best Window Treatments, and Judges Choice

   * 2009 - won 1 Award :  Best Use of Color

   * 2011 - won 1 Award : Best Creative Use of Space

   * 2013 -won 1 award :  Judge’s Choice

Gilda’s Club- Community Room 2003

Buffalo Home and Garden Show 2007, 2011




Areas of Expertise

I favor elements that allow for comfortable living- clean lines, lush color and intriguing textures in a variety of styles all leading to beautiful, inspired, practical spaces.

Other Notables:

Interior Design Association / member at large.

Current Board Member/Social Events Chair