Shannon Modrell

Shannon Modrell

Extremely versatile and creative interior designer with proven success record

Work History

Work History
2012 - 2014

Interior Designer

Partners In Building

• Guide custom home-buyers through design center process for high-end production builder in 4,000 - 5,000 sq ft homes, $800k - $1.5 mil price range
• Kitchen and Bath design: cabinets, counter-tops, flooring, tile inlay design, etc.
• Ensure accurate FF&E specifications are delivered to construction field under tight deadlines
• Act as liaison between vendors, sales-staff, purchasing department, installers, and construction superintendents
• Maintain high degree of customer service
≈ Generated over $3 Mil yr. in sales
≈ Took initiative to re-design 3 spec homes that sat in inventory for a year – the homes sold 2 weeks after I made subtle changes to them

2002 - 2012

Owner/Interior Designer

Shannon Modrell Interiors

• Full service interior design
• Builder model merchandising
• Home staging
• Custom Holiday decor

2000 - 2002

Interior Designer

The Design Firm

• Custom home-building consultation: Guide clients through the process of making selections and space planning for custom home before and during construction
• Builder specifications: Select all finishes, read and interpret blueprints, design decorative tile/stone inserts, draft/draw designs and floor plans as construction documents by hand for installers
• Turn-key Interior Design: Concept to completion for furniture schematics, draperies, floral arrangements, murals, accessories, faux finishes, and art
• Coordinate and supervise contractors' installation
≈ Took initiative to create Excel spreadsheet system for builder specifications - used as construction document

Education

Education

Interior Design

Kingwood College

Portfolio

Skills

Skills

• rendering
• sales
• problem solving
• Microsoft Office
• Power Point
• Word
• Excel
• Publisher
• Room Sketcher
• Room Styler
• organization
• communication
• presentation
• drafting
• use architects scale
• project management
• procurement
• furniture layout
• expediting
• ability to work with tight deadline
• documentation
• model home merchandising
• tenacity
• commitment to excellence
• digital and physical presentation boards
• window treatment design
• tile inlay design
• custom furniture design

Noteworthy

• Published In: Beautiful Homes Magazine, Sherwin Williams STIR Magazine, the Houston Chronicle, and in Designer Furniture Mfg. promotional materials.


• Opened full service custom design business before graduating


• Homes featured in Houston’s Largest Home Tour; Johnsosn’s Development


• Designed many homes in Houstons’s premier neighborhoods: River Oaks, Memorial, West University, Sweetwater, etc.


• Designed 3 homes in neighborhood of George and Barbara Bush