kelsey e. talis
Kelsey is a Drexel University graduate with a Bachelor's of Science in Interior Design. During her time at Drexel, she landed a six-month paid internship with EwingCole, a fully integrated Architecture, Interior Design, Engineering & Planning firm. This real world experience, along with her continuing education helped Kelsey to solidify her love for design, and reinforce that this is the field for her.
She is currently employed as an associate interior designer with Interiors by Design West; a high-end residential design firm located in Naples, FL The design firm works on several private and model home designs, with projects ranging from background selections and furniture packages, to full-home builds and/or renovations. Design West thrives on the teamwork approach, with it's five design teams, each made up of three designers. As an associate designer, Kelsey collaborates with her team regularly on designs, redlines, schedules, etc. She works closely with clients, builders, general contractors, project managers, and subcontractors; balancing and maintaining communication between several projects at a time. Kelsey is a proactive person, she is as organized, decisive and effectual as she can be throughout each and every project.
Kelsey is, and always will be 'a creative.' She loves her work as a designer - and with that talent comes the natural knack for originative projects. In her spare time Kelsey enjoys working on freelance ventures ranging from furniture design/build, graphic design, crafting, original artwork, sketching & hand drawings, clothing design, etc.
She is motivated by creativity and continues to be inspired by the multitude of experiences involved in the field of interior design.