With over 20 years of experience, Cristi possesses an invaluable foundation and extensive knowledge into the design, construction, and operations for new developments of luxury hotels and renovations, as well as private and multifamily residences, corporate spaces, and health and wellness. Through her unique perspective, Cristi is able to clearly identify the storyline that inspires a project's design, creating inspirational moments with purpose while also empowering all stakeholders with a voice throughout the collaborative design process. As Design Director, Cristi defines strategic goals, inspires creativity and innovation, and orchestrates the work of project teams focused on the design, development, and delivery of impactful solutions across a range of projects. Cristi received a B.S., Interior Design at Mississippi State University where she proudly serves on the Advisory Board for the College of Architecture Art & Design, and a M.A. in Design Management & Strategy from SCAD.