Our Team

Garrison Hullinger

Garrison Hullinger

~ Principal ~

Garrison brings a deep understanding of color, form, and construction to all of the firm’s work– insisting that each client’s style is faithfully yet surprisingly interpreted in every aspect of their project.

Hannah Furseth

Hannah Furseth

~ Senior Interior Designer ~

As a senior designer with over 12 years of experience in commercial interior design, Hannah's career has led her to work all over the country on various project types. Recently relocating back to Portland after working in New York City for many years, Hannah brings her expertise on large scale projects to GHID.

Candace Ullal

Candace Ullal

~ Lead Interior Designer ~

Candace is a LEED Green Associate and strives for the highest level of design with a sustainable focus. Inspired by her true love for fine arts and sculpture, much of her design work pushes the creative envelope and brings a unique attention to detail with forms, texture and color.

Danielle Fromer

Danielle Fromer

~ Interior Designer ~

Danielle is always eager to learn and enjoys taking on projects that push her outside of her comfort zone. She believes successful design should celebrate character and personality, and strives to take a forward-thinking approach to her work.

Laurel Oberst

Laurel Oberst

~ Interior Designer ~

Laurel Oberst is an interior designer with a love of creating beautiful and environmentally friendly spaces. She graduated from Tufts University with a BA in Architectural Studies and German Cultural Studies and a minor in Studio Art. Laurel works with the FF&E team, helping clients transform their residential spaces into fully functioning and gorgeous homes.

Amanda Sellars

Amanda Sellars

~ Design Assistant ~

Amanda brings a unique perspective to the GHID team and enjoys finding inspiration from her time living abroad and her formal artistic training. Her focus is in residential design; creating beautiful, yet functional spaces that are uniquely tailored to her clients' needs.

Dylan Bates

Dylan Bates

~ Procurement Coordinator ~

Combining his background as a Business Management major and his experience in the worlds of retail management and corporate sales, Dylan brings organization and an analytical approach to GHID. In his free time he enjoys exploring Oregon's beautiful outdoors, and dreaming of the day the Trail Blazers bring home another NBA title.

Sammi Campbell

Sammi Campbell

~ Executive Assistant ~

Sammi holds degrees in English and Philosophy, and is grateful for employment. When she isn't plate spinning at GHID, she can usually be found with her nose in a book.

Alison Fedderson

Alison Fedderson

~ Senior Interior Designer ~

Since joining GHID in 2011, Alison has gained experience in residential and multifamily design and has focused on designing functional living spaces that are unique to each environment and client. She manages a team of designers and promotes a collaborative atmosphere as her team works across departments.

Jon Chenier

Jon Chenier

~ Senior Designer ~

Jon received a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Interior Architectural Design from California State University Long Beach and a Master's Degree In Architecture from the Southern California Institute of Architecture. After working in the field of interior architectural design for eight years, he taught at CSULB for six years.

Kalie Austin

Kalie Austin

~ Lead Interior Designer ~

Kalie has experience in both residential and commercial design, with a strong focus in design & human environment. Since joining GHID, she has worked on many residential projects ranging from expansive remodels to new home construction.

Emily Craker

Emily Craker

~ Interior Designer ~

Emily graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Interior Architecture. She also apprenticed at Aprovecho Sustainable Education Center where she received hands-on experience building natural & green designed homes.

Maggie Reed

Maggie Reed

~ Interior Designer ~

Maggie's experience of working in a nursing home throughout college brought her a unique understanding of the important role that functional design plays in how easily we interact with our environment and with the people around us. She loves designing spaces that reflect the personality and style of the client, while also being functional and enjoyable.

Lindsey Griffin

Lindsey Griffin

~ Design Assistant ~

Lindsey has worked in multiple areas of design since her graduation from Northern Arizona University in 2016, where she received her BS in Interior Design. Her travels to countries like Cuba, Austria, and Denmark continually inspire her designs as a member of the Interior Architecture team at GHID.

Nicholas Bottman

Nicholas Bottman

~ Purchasing & Administration ~

When not painting or riding his bicycle, Nicholas handles purchasing for GHID. The team has been enduring his antics since 2014.

Stephanie Bianco

Stephanie Bianco

~ Receptionist ~

Stephanie carries a fondness for connecting with people - whether it is with clients, team members, or a character in a new novel. In her years of administrative experience she has developed a passion for helping others, whether it is developing a new process or lending helping hand in a project.

Collin Kayser

Collin Kayser

~ Senior Interior Designer ~

Collin leverages his past experience as lead designer & project manager at GHID to design and oversee new construction and home remodeling projects of all scopes and sizes.

Tiffany Weber

Tiffany Weber

~ Senior Interior Designer ~

Tiffany graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Interior Design. A serendipitous move to Germany brought exposure to both exquisite, historic architecture and seriously modern interiors. This exposure transformed her artistic ambitions into a true devotion for creating beautiful, livable interiors with uncommon personality.

Nikki Maeda

Nikki Maeda

~ Lead Interior Designer ~

Nikki received a degree in Interior Design from FIDM in Los Angeles, California. Since graduating in 2004, she has worked in both residential design & housing throughout California. After making the move to Portland, Nikki joined the Interior Architecture Team at GHID. She particularly enjoys working with space planning to create functional and inviting spaces.

Kayla Roach

Kayla Roach

~ Interior Designer ~

Upon graduating from college, Kayla moved to San Diego, CA where she gained experience in multiple areas of the design field including solar design, architecture, and interior design. Before transplanting to Portland, she traveled to Cambodia and Thailand where she experienced and was inspired by new cultures and lifestyles.

Tanner Svoboda

Tanner Svoboda

~ Interior Designer ~

Tanner graduated from Oklahoma State University with a BS in Interior Design, followed by a MFA in Furniture Design from Savannah College of Art & Design. After working as a Professor of Industrial Design in North Carolina, he’s now bringing his multidisciplinary design approach to GHID.

Claire Dimmick

Claire Dimmick

~ Intern ~

Claire was born and raised here in Portland! She is a third year Architecture student at Portland State University, also minoring in Sustainable Urban Development. In her spare time, she loves going to Thorns and Timbers games to support Portland soccer. She loves architecture and design for its problem solving attributes and she loves thinking about space as a puzzle of form and function.

Philos Whitesky

Philos Whitesky

~ IT & Inventory Manager ~

Gadget Junkie, Child Taxi, Pac NW loving father of 2 teenage boys. After joining GHID in 2014 as a part-time warehouse person, Philos has since enjoyed his time and opportunities at GHID and worked himself into full-time integral part of the admin team.

Awards

Press

Garrison Hullinger has cultivated a group of gifted designers with a wide background of disciplines and experience…Known for the strength of its collaborative process, the GHID team combines many talents while working in perfect unison.

Luxe Gold List | January , 2016

West Coast-based Garrison Hullinger Interior Design emphasizes attention to detail while creating warm, beautiful spaces. With a deep understanding of color, form, and construction, they represent their clients’ style in every aspect of their design.

Designer of the Month | August 2015

Hullinger’s design philosophy: Interior environments need to be as warm and beautiful as they are comfortable and functional for the people who live there. He accomplishes this through color, form, construction…a concept that he carries through from start to finish.

The Oregonian | Jan 31, 2016