2015 Fresh Faces of Design Awards Panel of Judges

From HGTV executives to award-winning interior designers, learn about this year's distinguished panel of judges that will select the Overall Winner of the 2015 HGTV Fresh Faces of Design Awards.

Principal, Caitlin McCarthy Design
Principal, Caitlin McCarthy Design

Caitlin McCarthy

As the Overall Winner of the 2014 HGTV Fresh Faces of Design Awards, Caitlin McCarthy’s dedication to design is born out of a passion for well-considered lifestyles.

She makes it her mission to develop environments that inspire spontaneity, incite conversations, and offer retreat. Read More

Vice President, Home and Travel, Digital
Vice President, Home and Travel, Digital

Jillian St. Charles

Jillian St. Charles leads lifestyle brand websites for HGTV, Travel Channel, DIY Network and Great American Country.

Her deep love of interior design is reflected in her overflowing bookshelves, digital files and magazine racks. Read More

Principal, Pineapple House Interior Design
Principal, Pineapple House Interior Design

Steven Pararo, ASID, IIDA

Award-winning Stephen Wayne Pararo has degrees in both interior design and architecture. The insight and understanding that results from merging these two disciplines - one technically "art" and the other "science," forms the foundation of the world-class design and management firm that he started in 1981. Read More

Principal, Tobi Fairley & Associates
Principal, Tobi Fairley & Associates

Tobi Fairley, ASID

Since establishing her design firm over 15 years ago, Tobi Fairley's beautiful projects have spanned the nation, and her award-winning designs for high-profile and celebrity clients have been featured on television and in top-shelf shelter publications around the globe. Read More

HGTV.com Managing Editor
HGTV.com Managing Editor

H. Camille Smith

H. Camille Smith is a managing editor for HGTV.com, fine artist and antique furniture devotee.

As a former interior designer and Nickelodeon animator, Smith has a real passion for balanced, beautiful interiors with a touch of whimsy and punch of color. Read More

Founder, FlynnsideOut Productions
Founder, FlynnsideOut Productions

Brian Patrick Flynn

Brian Patrick Flynn is an American television producer turned interior designer with a portfolio of high-profile projects, including HGTV Urban Oasis 2015 and HGTV Dream Home 2016.

After years writing, producing and directing, Flynn tried his own hand at residential interiors, quickly earning the respect of his peers and shelter magazine editors. Read More

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Introducing the 2014 Fresh Faces of Design Awards Panel of Judges

Learn more about these qualified design experts who will have the difficult decision of choosing the best overall design from the winners in each category.

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