"We have worked with Paula on several projects. She is very responsive and on top of things.
It makes our work easy when the designer knows her stuff and responds in a timely manner"
- Minna V, Owner, Coordinated Project Installations, Inc. Santa Rosa, CA

A little about Paula…

Paula is a talented and versatile design professional who has been in practice since 1992. She graduated from USF/Academy of Art College with a BFA in Interior Design.

For over 19 years Paula cultivated a career of diverse design experience in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she had the opportunity to work with a wide range of clients, including furniture dealers, facility planners, architects, manufacturers and corporate CEOs.

In 2001, she opened Facilities by Design a full service space planning and move management company. She collaborates with a trusted network of seasoned professionals when additional resources or specialists are required.

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Paula’s Team

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Ashley Hotaling, Interior Designer

Ashley began working at Facilities by Design in September 2012. She has an extensive background in graphic design with a degree from San Diego State University. Additionally, she is nearing completion of an Associate’s Degree in Interior Design from Santa Rosa Junior College. Aside from a well designed space, Ashley enjoys bookbinding and live music. Ashley has a passion for learning and taking on new challenges and has brought that to Facilities by Design.

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Devon Laird, Project Administrator

Devon joined Facilities by Design in October 2014 as an administrative assistant. A registered nurse for 11 years followed by motherhood and stints as a bookkeeper, Devon brings a unique blend of talents to the team. A knack for numbers and attention to detail make Devon a versatile team member who excels at invoicing, payroll, and writing proposals. When she’s not working, Devon enjoys spending time with her two children (a son and a daughter), hiking, and serving as a Girl Scout leader.