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Janna S.

799 Cherokee Lane Signal Mountain, TN 37377 423.933.8

Senior Interior Designer/Project Manager

Accomplished senior interior designer with 25 years experience in both commercia
l and high-end residential projects. Practiced in business development, facilita
ting discussions and negotiations with prospective clients. Recognized project m
anagement skills to include scheduling manpower and coordinating interface with
architectural and engineering trades.
Professional Experience
Interior Designer, Studio Leader Feb 2006-Sept 2010
Artech Design Group
Chattanooga, TN
Studio leader for a group of (4-6) interior designers assigned to promote and ob
tain business, project proposals, coordinate weekly workloads, manage share of j
obs/ budgets, overall schedules. Demonstrated skills in interviewing prospectiv
e clients and business leaders.
Notable Projects include:
* Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, Visitoras Center, remodel of
an existing theatre lobby suitably located in the heart of downtown Chattanooga.
Minimizing costs for construction and maximizing local attractions was the conc
ept for this relocation.
* Chattanooga Area Convention and Visitoras Bureau, Corporate Offices, interior
fit-up for approx. 7500 sf of office space located on the 18th floor of the SunT
rust Building.
* RiverCity Company, transformed the interior environment for one of Chattanooga
as premier non-profit organizations to downtown development and creative urban d
* Salter Residence, Huntsville, AL, newly constructed French provincial home for
Dr. and Mrs. Bill Salter. Numerous details and custom millwork to include panel
ed walls, master bedroom with custom fireplace surround, traditional bar design
, French inspired butleras pantry.
* The Johnson Group, maximized space for this rapidly growing advertising agency
. Increased staff capacity with an unconventional workstation approach to enhanc
e the creative nature of the business
* EMJ Corporation, interior fit-up for +/- 35K sf of corporate office space for
the Chattanooga based construction firm. Successfully completing the project wit
hin budget allowance and producing a functional and aesthetically pleasing envir
Interior Designer Sept 2001-Feb 2006
JH Partners
Huntsville, AL
Project manager responsible for marketing new projects, development of projects
obtained and project status reports for the interior studio.

Notable Projects include:

* Huntsville High School, a $26M newly constructed school to accommodate 1200 st
udents; specific areas of design include the cafeteria and competition gymnasium
* Comprehensive Cancer Institute, a $23M patient treatment facility to include b
ut not limited to the following: grand lobby area/reception, patient exam rooms,
infusion treatment areas, business offices and chapel
* Balch Bingham, LLC, $1.2M addition and remodel for law practice, Huntsville, A
L. Coordinated overall design to include a video conference room with acoustical
and video consultants.
* The Orthopaedic Center, Franklin Tower, Interior finishes and furnishing speci
fications for clinical and physical therapy areas
* Century Automotive, BMW Showroom, interior finishes and furniture specificatio
ns for newly constructed showroom; ASID Design Award, Second Place- Retail, 2004
* Griffin Farmhouse, Fayetteville, TN, interior design for approx. 8000 sf of a
newly constructed farmhouse; custom detailing and intricate details make up this
refined country living.
* Luciano Restaurant, Italian cuisine at itas best with a private dining facilit
y for private parties. The theme for an Italian garden area was created using ex
terior materials and lighting selections.

Martin Interiors, LLC
Huntsville, AL Oct 1992-Sept 2001
Owner of residential and commercial interior design business securing numerous p
rojects as consultant to local architectural firms.
Notable Projects include:
* Municipal Justice and Public Safety Center, City of Huntsville, Interior desig
n, finish and furniture specifications for 250, 000 sf facility to include munic
ipal court rooms, private offices, open office systems and the jail; secured lar
gest specification package of $1M FFE.
* Huntsville Hospital Pediatric ER, Renovation to the existing facility to creat
e new exam areas, procedure and operating areas; public waiting was directed to
childrenas needs and entertainment.
Education & Credentials
Bachelor of Interior Design, Auburn University, School of Architecture
State of Alabama Interior Design Registration No. 114
State of Tennessee Interior Design Registration No. 1133
Community & Professional
Allied Arts, Holmberg Art Leadership Program, Chattanooga, TN
Past ASID Nominating Committee Chair, Alabama
Past ASID State Board Member, Alabama
Junior League of Huntsville, Alabama
References upon Request