ANDY YATES

Allied ASID
Senior Interior Designer, Grand Rapids & Boyne City, MI

Hometown: Henderson, KY

Education: BA, Journalism and French Language, Indiana University; BFA Interior Design, Harrington College of Design; Semester at Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Bio: A transplant to Grand Rapids, Andy began his design career working under award-winning, luxury residential designers in Chicago in 2007. His ability to learn under such creative, talented people ignited his passion for beautiful, quality interior design. A natural problem solver, Andy enjoys a fun approach to interiors that have a colorful, painterly style. Clients appreciate his thoroughness, and his unique, personal solutions to interior design challenges.

Fun Facts: Dog-lover and inspired globe-trotter, Southerner at heart. Andy is the President of the ASID Michigan Chapter, and passionate about elevating the design industry in the public sphere.