MEET OUR DESIGNERS
Working with a designer is like an Adventure–come “Explore the Possible”
My love for Design – was and always will be – a huge part of my DNA. As a young child I was constructing furnished apartment buildings with shoe boxes and found objects that would accomplish my vision.
At By Design Interiors, my design staff and I, approach our projects as if it were a journey……. full of discovery. I believe that working with a designer should be an adventure that introduces you to new thoughts & ideas. When the finished project is revealed – I love hearing our clients say “I love it – I would never have thought my home could look like this”
My 30+ years of experience has proven invaluable as I am committed to lead, inspire, and support each person as we continue to grow as individuals and as a design firm. I invite you to “Explore the Possible.”
Erika Barczak is a graduate from Wayne State University, in Detroit. It was there that she fell in love with Interior Design. She believes that everyone has a vision for their personal space but may need a little assistance in achieving those goals. With some research and a lot of imagination, any space can function flawlessly while looking gorgeous, calming, energizing, or even sexy. Erika’s technical knowledge, wide-based skill-set, and vivacious energy make her a joy to work with. She is ready and excited to transform your space!
Ashton Joseph began her career in Interior Design immediately upon her graduation from college, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interior Design from Sam Houston State University. Beginning as an intern, to now Lead Designer, Ashton has developed a fresh eye for creating a variety of spaces. With her lively personality and passion for design, she captures the smallest details and essence of every project. She utilizes her extensive travel experience, love of materials and textures, and clients’ personality to generate one-of-a-kind designs. Ashton specializes in both high-end residential and commercial projects with a deep commitment to outstanding customer service. Her main focus is to meet the unique needs and personal style of her clients and their design vision.
Having graduated from The University of Houston, with a bachelors in Interior Design, Ayca Stiffel has over 25 years of experience in residential, retail, commercial and corporate office design. Ayca’s appreciation and passion for design and architecture developed as she spent her youth living in seven different countries on four continents. In her work, she thoughtfully creates interiors that uniquely reflect the clients’ personality and helps translate their vision into reality. Her personal style consists of a careful balance of timeless classical elegance juxtaposed with modern materials and décor.
With a BA in Interior Design from Texas State University, Jenni has a wealth of knowledge and technical skills. Her well-trained eye for detail, along with her bright personality make for a great working experience. She introduces her clients to unique ideas that create spaces that are functionally appealing for their specific lifestyle. She has years of experience in selecting custom furnishings; When remodeling or building, her fresh ideas result in exciting yet relaxing interiors.