Kerrie has received national recognition for her expertise in interior design. Kerrie is a Fellow and Chair for the National Board for the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). She has earned the Design Luminary Award Honoring Nancy Vincent McClelland for education and served ASID in multiple capacities. She is a Global Connect Advisor for the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), Houzz Advisory Board Member and Zillow Interior Design National Spokesperson. Bloomberg, The New York Times, Forbes, The Globe and Mail, USA Today and The Wall Street Journal are some of the media outlets that have interviewed and featured Kerrie as a design expert.
In her role as a multimedia consultant, Kerrie guides brands to help them expand their reach and influence. She writes a monthly design column for Style Media Group and serves on the Editorial Board of Furniture, Lighting & Décor. Kerrie is a speaker and on-air talent for Outdoor Living and Livable Design. She is the author of Home Decor: A Sunset Design Guide and Pearson Education’s MyInteriorDesignKit.
As a designer, content creator and brand ambassador, Kerrie collaborates with top industry brands including Robern, Kohler, Crossville Tile, Milgard Windows, Sherwin-Williams, Coyote Outdoor Living and Mendota Hearth. Kerrie is a national trendspotter for Cosentino, highlighting their new products and has collaborated to create their Albedo countertop. Kerrie continues to design, curate and share new products, including the “Blue My Mind” tile line with TileBar, the “Coastal Layers” and “Haute Trends” collection for Feizy Rugs and her #BlondeFox accessory collection with GO Home Ltd.
Kerrie’s background in construction and business drives her innovation in the field of interior design. As Director of Merchandising of the Del Webb and Pulte Homes teams, she guided designers and homeowners, selecting finishes for over 10,000 new homes and models. Her experience makes KKDL the go-to-choice for residential projects; and production and custom home builders wanting a team that is knowledgeable about model home design and its furnishings while targeting specific demographics. Kerrie holds an Interior Design Bachelor of Science degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and a Masters of Business degree from University of Phoenix.