Kelly Guinaugh - Founder, Assoc. ASID
Kelly Guinaugh has been immersed in the design field her entire life, coming from three generations of designers and artists. Today, Kelly combines that background with her interior design studies and the Bachelor of Science degree she holds in business. As an IEG client you will appreciate her innate sense of style and design, as well as her aptitude for the business side of all projects. Kelly, and the team she leads, will take great care in collaborating with you to design your home or commercial space so that the end results are serene, timeless environments that exceed your expectations in both function and beauty.
Julia Lewis - Interior Designer
There is a strong team approach at IEG and Julia Lewis has been a key member of the team since 2012 when she joined IEG after graduating from Indiana University. Julia always brings a fresh, well researched perspective to our design projects. Growing up in a family in the interior design industry, she was inspired at an early age to pursue design. Details are her thing and she has a very keen eye for color and textures; it is evident that she has been surrounded by great design her entire life.
Elizabeth Martini - Interior Designer
Elizabeth pursued her love of the arts, graduating from Northern Illinois University with a BFA degree in Interior Architecture and would say today, "art makes up my inner being; it is what most excites me." She has been using her design skills and creativity to bring our client's homes to life. Elizabeth feels forutnate to be able to do what she loves everyday and to let her creativity flow to improve our client's lives. Her motto is "the creative mind plays with the objects it loves."
Tina Paruszkiewicz - Interior Designer/Project Manager
Tina joined the IEG team in 2013, with 10 years of design experience and a BFA degree from Harrington College of Design. She combined her love for design and creative ventures with the need for organization as Project Manager. As a mother to two young girls, she knows it is imperative to operate efficiently with a high level of organization. Her attention to detail is critical for seamless office operations between designer, client and vendor, but also for AutoCAD, the architectural drawing software where she is the IEG expert. She enjoys working on design concepts for a client, and then overseeing their design to completion.
Ashley Mui - Interior Designer
Our Junior Designer Ashley, is a recent graduate from the Illinois Institute of Art-Schaumburg with her BFA in Interior Design. She interned with Interior Enhancement Group in 2015 during design school and continued with us after, becoming a Junior Designer in 2016. She is now living her dream of designing homes that client’s fall in love with. “When I was young I always spent my time re-arranging my room and watching my favorite designer Candice Olson, and that’s when I knew that this was my future”. My favorite aspect of design is using my rendering and 3D modeling skills to create rooms for the clients to visualize. I love getting the “wow” factor when they see and it makes me happy to know their excited about their project. When I’m not designing a room, my inner fashion girl comes out and I love to go shopping especially for shoes. Like Marilyn Monroe said “Give a girl the right pair of shoes and she’ll conquer the world”
Kathy Pick - Business Manager
As business manager, Kathy Pick enjoys coordinating the details of your project; placing the orders, tracking the shipping dates to scheduling deliveries and all the vital follow up in between. Kathy has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Bradley University and has been an office manager in the design industry since 2000. She loves the combination of accounting background and attention to detail with the creative and lively atmosphere of the design industry. She joined IEG in 2010. In her spare time Kathy loves to oil paint and sing.