Penny started her career path in design at the Art Institute of Colorado, earning a Bachelors Degree in Interior Design. She has spent the last several years working towards her Masters Degree while juggling full-time work and a family. Her passion and determination to grow as a designer has led her to many professional opportunities. Over the course of her 20-year career, Penny has worked for many firms ranging in disciplines from high-end residential, model homes, corporate office, retail, and senior living. She currently works for a large local company and manages all of the design and construction for their 100+ locations. Penny loves to learn and is always pushing herself to gain more knowledge.
Penny lives in Denver with her husband and 3 boys. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time outside running, camping, skiing and hiking with her family.
She is excited to be teaching Commercial Design and sharing her professional knowledge to the next generation of interior designers at Heritage!