Designer Spotlights

Carla Kunkel

Carla KunkelContact Information

Name: Carla Kunkel Business: CMK Design Address: 13152 Red Bird Court, Moorpark Phone: (805) 796-8238 Email:

Social Handles

Instagram: @cmkdesign

Design Business

Professional Organizations: ASID Years in business: CMK Design – 17 years Areas of specialization:Full service interior design & complete remodeling services, including kitchen and baths. Custom window treatments, space planning, design consultations, paint & color selection for residential & commercial restaurant design. Design Philosophy: It’s important for me to connect with my clients and listen to their likes and dislikes. Understanding a client’s lifestyle and viewing a home in its entirety is key to creating a harmonious flow throughout. “When I am not working, I am probably …..” Baking is a passion of mine, especially baking royal velvet cookies. Also enjoy biking outdoors with my friends. I love all dogs, especially my own.

Kristina Roach

Kristina Roach Portrait Contact Information

Name: Kristina Roach
Business: Design With Integrity
Address: 1336 Moorpark Rd #185 Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Phone: (805)234-2886

Social Handles

Instagram: @designwithintegrity

Design Business

Professional Organizations: NKBA, CID, CKBD

Years in business: 2 self employed, 12 years in the Industry

Areas of specialization: Kitchen and Bath Design, Residential Remodeling, Additions, New Construction and Whole Home Remodels.

Design Philosophy: Planning is key! A successful design takes time to implement. Planning out all the little details before the remodel begins will save headaches and rash decisions that could ruin the cohesiveness of the design.

“When I am not working, I am probably …..”At a concert or playing with my dog Onyx (Yes, the like stone)

Carla Padour

Carla Paudour PortraitContact Information

Name: Carla Padour
Business: Carla Padour Interiors
Address: 5294 San Francesca Dr, Camarillo, CA 93012
Phone: 805-228-2050

Design Business

Professional Organizations: CID

Years in business: An Interior Designer for over 15 years in the Westlake and surrounding areas.

Areas of specialization: A full-service residential designer assisting clients with a wide range of challenges including, collaborating with architects and builders, decorating a functional beautiful space with furniture, fabrics, accessories, and creating custom pieces tailor-made for your living space.

“When I am not working, I am probably …..” hiking, playing golf, being with my family and friends, or traveling.

Michelle Chiang

Michelle ChiangContact Information

Name: Michelle Chiang, NCIDQ | WELL AP | LEED Green Associate
Business: Michelle Chiang
Address: Chatsworth, California
Phone: 818-268-6931

Social Handles

Instagram: @MichelleCDesign

Design Business

Professional Organizations: NCIDQ, USGBC, IWBI

Years in business: 23

Areas of specialization: Incorporating Sustainability and Wellness concepts in all aspects of Built Environment Design, including Residential Renovation, Commercial Interior Design, Accessible Restrooms, Tenant Improvement, Kitchen and Bath Design, and Furniture Design.

Design Philosophy: Trust the process. A successful project must include in-depth research, data collection, thorough communication, detailed design and construction documents, team collaboration, and project management and coordination.

“When I am not working, I am probably …..” Enjoying classical music, exploring art and architecture, cooking and eating, reading, drawing and sketching, taking classes, and playing with makeup.

Kim Bernard

Contact Information

Name: Kim Bernard, ASID, IIDA
Phone: 818-439-4441

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Design Business

Professional Organizations other than CAPID: ASID, IIDA

Years in business: 39 years

Areas of specialization: Kitchens, baths, hard surfaces and architectural backgrounds, retail, commercial

Design Philosophy: Every space has its constraints and possibilities and it’s about the finished product AFTER all of the compromises have been made.

“When I am not working, I am probably sailing, kayaking or wishing I were sailing or kayaking.

Genoveve Serge

Genoveve Serge

Contact Information

Name: Genoveve Serge, CID
Business: Genoveve Serge Interior Design
Address: 377 Donlin Road, Newbury Park, CA
Phone: 805-499-8998

Social Handles

Houzz: @Genoveve Serge Interior Design
Facebook: @Genoveve Serge Interior Design

Design Business

Professional Organizations other than CAPID: CCIDC, CID # 6795

Years in business: 25 YEARS

Areas of specialization: No two projects are alike. The collaboration between myself and my clients ensures every detail is discussed. Having worked on numerous remodels and custom homes I have found that starting with a complete specification packet saves both time and money for all whom are involved including contractors and architects.

Design Philosophy: “The design investment in your home should stand the proof of time. I prefer clean elegance, comfortable living and quality interiors with an outdoor influence”

“When I am not working, I am probably enjoying time with my family and friends.

Favorite pastimes: Cal Men’s Basketball, Lakers, Clippers, Walks, Yoga and my husband’s cooking.

Alexandra Rae

Alexandra Rae

Contact Information

Name: Alexandra Rae
Business: Alexandra Rae Design
Address: 3625 E Thousand Oaks Blvd, Suite 257
Phone: 310-579-9338

Social Handles

Instagram: @alexandraraedesign
Facebook: alexandraraedesign

Design Business

Years in business: 13 (as of 2020)

Areas of Specialization: Luxury Residential Design, New Construction and Remodeling projects

Design Philosophy: I believe a home should be a total sanctuary for all who live there. As Jane Austen said, “There is nothing like home for real comfort.”

Favorite Pastime: “When I am not working, I am probably eating, drinking and being merry with family and friends …..”


Janice Peters

Janice Peters Portrait

Contact Information

Name: Janice Peters
Business: Distinctive Decor
Phone: (805) 506-4150
Website: d-dé

Social Handles

Instagram: @janice_peters_interior_design
Houzz: Janice Peters, Distinctive Decor

Design Business

Years in business: 19 (as of 2020)

Areas of Specialization: Full Service Interior Design, Conceptual 3D Designs, Space Planning, Project Management and (my favorite), Material and Furniture Selection.

Design Philosophy: I like designing for the long-term and enjoy balancing my client’s wishes with a classic design that will last beyond the immediate trend.

Favorite Pastime: Hiking, Paddle Boarding and Travel

Peggy Rasmussen

Peggy RasmussenContact Information

Name: Peggy Rasmussen, CKBD
Business: Home and Garden Design Studio
Address: 952 Alexandra Court, Oak Park, CA 91377
Phone: 818.635.8246

Social Handles

Instagram: @hgdesignstudio_

Design Business

Professional Organizations: NKBA – Certified Kitchen and Bath Designer; CAPID

Years in Business: Sixteen

Areas of Specialization: Residential remodeling, kitchens and bath design

Design Philosophy: We design beautiful custom spaces to enhance the client’s lifestyle. Thoughtful creative design expands our world and future possibilities.

Favorite Pastimes: “When I am not working, I am probably traveling, hiking, or cooking for family or my cooking club.”