owner, interior designer
BS Industrial Design, The Ohio State University
Susan has over 25 years experience in commercial interior design, including education, senior living, healthcare and corporate.
Susan is especially passionate about designing safe, comfortable and welcoming environments for the youngest and oldest members of our society. She understands the unique set of design challenges that memory care and assisted living facilities bring, and is committed to creating spaces that promote well-being and enhance quality of life. Likewise, she believes in creating educational environments that engage the learners, inspire creativity, and support various methods of teaching.
Susan is an avid yoga practitioner and enjoys reading, hiking, travel, and spending time with her two teenage daughters.
BS Design, The Ohio State University
NCIDQ, LEED AP
Kate brings with her over 10 years of diverse experience in the commercial design industry. Her work includes retail, hospitality, senior living, workplace and higher education projects. Her unique creative flair is evident in all of her work.
Kate is an animal-loving vegetarian fueled by one-on- one conversations, yoga, and large amounts of coffee. A lover of all art, Kate and her husband Mike also own and operate a photography business. And if that’s not enough to keep her busy, she is also mom to a baby boy.
At Susan Gladden Interiors, we provide interior design services including programming, space planning, 3D renderings, custom millwork design, detailed construction documents, materials and finish selection and specification, furniture selection, specification and bidding, furniture and finish standards programs, project management, and construction administration.
We believe that the following principles are essential in producing the best possible design solution:
Building a strong relationship with the client through listening and responding to the needs of the individual users.
Working closely with the client as well as other members of the team in order to achieve and implement the best possible design solution.
Thinking outside of the box to create a space that meets each client’s unique needs.
Finding the balance between function, aesthetics, quality, budget, and sustainability to create lasting environments