Our Team of highly qualified and experienced Interior Designers specializes in both Residential and Commercial Interior Design projects. Our comprehensive services include concept discovery, floorplan layouts and 3D renderings, selections of finishes and furniture, project management, and installations. MMIDG has accounts with all major furniture, fabrics, and accessories manufacturers, and are an official buyer at all major furniture markets and design centers. The team holds many interior design certifications and has received multiple “Excellence in Design Awards” from the American Society of Interior Design (ASID).
MMIDG is headquartered in central North Carolina. Be sure to view our Signature Projects and Galleries of Interior Design work featuring projects completed throughout the United States & Internationally
Marta Mitchell, BFA, ASID, CfYH
President / Partner
With a BFA in Interior Design and over 25 years of Interior Architecture experience, Marta creates custom spaces starting with understanding the client’s wants and needs. Discovering the ultimate in comfort and style and with tireless attention to detail, her exclusive designs reflect the client’s individual aesthetic, vision, wishes, and functionality. Marta has an artistic perspective unlike any other designer. A student of color and livability, Marta’s unique creativity and willingness to take risks continue to deliver award winning spaces.
Her many recognitions include Women in Business Award; Most Admired CEO Award; as well as multiple ASID “Excellence in Design Awards”. Marta is a Member of the Women Presidents Organization, the Builders Association, the Rotary Club, and she is a Paul Harris Fellow Recipient.
Marta enjoys running, tennis and spending time with her family.
Angela Austin, BFA, ASID, NCBA&ID, NCIDQ
Design Director / Partner
As a passionate designer, Angela loves to breathe life into spaces by focusing on her client and finding out what inspires them. Her energy, creativity and dedication for each project set the stage to ensure beauty and function seamlessly blend as one. She attributes her ability to mix patterns and colors to her love for travel, art, fashion, and music. Angela completed her BFA degree in Interior Architecture from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Upon graduation, she immediately fell into step with the world of design and has years of knowledge designing for residential or commercial spaces. Angela is licensed by the NC Board of Architecture and Registered Interior Designers.
When not in the office, Angela loves spending time outside, finding new adventures or experiences, and seeking out the best coffee in the area.
Ashley Coe, BFA, IIDA, NCBA&ID, NCIDQ
Design Director / Partner
Ashley’s love for design started at a young age watching design shows with her mother. She loves seeing others experience joy as a result of passionate, thoughtful design. Ashley completed her Interior Architecture Degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and with many years of combined experience in the Commercial, Residential & Furniture Industries, she thrives on using her skills and knowledge to give her clients nothing but the best. Ashley is licensed by the NC Board of Architecture and Registered Interior Designers.
When not in the office you will find Ashley spending time with her husband and their baby girl, likely enjoying the outdoors and watching live music.
Annelise Tikkanen, BFA
Annelise graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a BFA in Interior Architecture (CIDA). Her unique approach to design stems from her time living abroad in Manchester, England where she gained a love for eclectic oddities and European flair. Annelise possesses an elite skillset in 3D modeling and rendering that allows clients to get remarkably realistic previews into their future living spaces. Her rich knowledge and unique design eye provide clients with an unparalleled design experience.
When she’s not at the office, you can most likely find Annelise sketching strangers at a Greensboro coffee shop or planning her next trip abroad.
Dan Garner, M. Arch, NCBA&ID, NCIDQ
Dan wanted to be an architect the moment he opened his first Lego set as a kid and never gave up on his dream. He holds a Master of Architecture degree from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Working as an architect on commercial, residential, institutional, and hospitality projects of all sizes, Dan realized his greater love for interior design. He shifted his focus and completed his NCIDQ certification. Dan is licensed by the NC Board of Architecture and Registered Interior Designers.
Dan loves really listening to clients and delivering everything they ask for and more. He is passionate about crafting personal designs that are as functional as they are beautiful.
Dan enjoys time with his wife, kids, and dog. He likes getting his hands dirty beautifying his home and yard. He also has a passion for the performing arts and set design.
Shannon Harvey, BA, MS Interior Design, NCBA&ID, NCIDQ
Shannon was born in Mississippi and as part of a military family, she lived in Germany where she fell in love with design while exploring the beautiful cathedrals and museums across Europe. She initially earned an art degree from Eckerd College, and then graduated from Florida State University with a MS in Interior Design (CIDA), before teaching Interior Design. Shannon is licensed by the NC Board of Architecture and Registered Interior Designers.
Having worked in various states and multiple project types from beachfront resorts to branded hotels and large-scale multifamily projects she brings a wide range of styles and personality to her projects.
When she is not working you can find her hiking with her husband and son or training for marathons.
Joy Troyer, BFA, IIDA Assoc., NCBA&ID, NCIDQ
Joy’s design journey began in school, training as an artist and at home in her father’s wood shop. She graduated with honors from the Interior Architecture program at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Her early career saw her working on both residential and commercial design projects including high end residential, multifamily, hospitality, higher education, municipal and corporate jobs. Joy begins each new project with a creative eye and a focus for the relationship between her client and their space. She strives for collaboration with contractors and vendors while advocating for her clients. Joy is licensed by the NC Board of Architecture and Registered Interior Designers.
Outside of work Joy enjoys learning the piano, growing vegetables in her yard, planning her next trip abroad, and rereading Jane Austen for the eleven-hundredth time.
Erin Redden, BFA
Erin’s passion for design stemmed from remodeling her own house, and from enjoying tasks that involve hands-on experiences. She earned her BFA in Interior Architecture from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Erin believes in making each project a collaborative process between the designer, client, and other professionals. Her upbeat and humorous personality brings a fun atmosphere into her creative style. Erin excels in digital technology; 3D renderings; and in blending colors, textures, fabrics and combining unique elements into a cohesive plan.
When not in the office you can catch Erin playing in club sports or trying out a new place to eat. She loves all animals and likes to keep pets in mind when designing spaces.
Robyn May, BS (ID), IIDA, LEED, NCBA&ID, NCIDQ
At a young age, Robyn discovered her joy for the world of architecture and interiors during an overseas visit, where she was exposed to international culture and design. With over a decade of successful projects in commercial and residential spaces, Robyn welcomes every project by drawing inspiration from travel experiences, the natural world, and client originality. She is certified by the Council for Interior Design Qualification and is a graduate of the Auburn University Interior Design program. Robyn enjoys listening to clients’ needs and designing spaces that tell their story.
Outside of the office, Robyn loves spending time with her family, paddleboarding, yoga, and getting lost in a good bookstore.
Gabrielle Pinon, BFA
Gabrielle graduated from Stephens College in Columbia, MO, with a BFA in Fashion Design and a minor in Business Administration. Working as MMID’s Project Manager, Gabrielle can capitalize on her design background along with her business skills and experience.
When not in the office, Gabrielle loves to travel and seeks new adventures with her family. She is also actively involved in her church and Youth for Christ ministry.
Peter Mitchell, MBA
Peter assists with marketing, sales and other business support activities. With over 30 years of experience in the marketing field, Peter provides unique insights into our high-level business operations. He earned his MBA from UNC Chapel Hill, and a Strategic Sales and Marketing Degree from the Executive Program at Harvard Business School.
In his free time, Peter enjoys all outdoor activities, including hiking, tennis, and golf.
Installations and Deliveries
With 30+ years of experience under his belt, Rodney provides expert level knowledge in deliveries, window treatment installation, furniture & accessories placement, art installation and all other required project services. He is the owner of Boger Installations. Rodney learned his skills from an early age as the sole installer for his family owned drapery workroom. His experience and personality lead to a professional, efficient and optimal project experience for all clients. When not at work, you can find Rodney on the golf course.
“I have asked MM Interior Design Group for help on a number of design projects over the years and one reason I keep returning to them is their willingness to listen. They always begin a project by soliciting my thoughts and ideas, making me feel like an integral part of the process. They then give me some specific suggestions based upon what I have told them. When an idea does not seem to be working, they are always ready with alternative suggestions. They are also mindful of costs and work well with a budget; they never push me to spend more than I have allotted for a project. And I cannot neglect to mention what a wonderful job they do! I never fail to get compliments on how beautiful my house is – and all the credit goes to MMIDG.”