MA Allen is a celebrated designer and tastemaker based in Raleigh, North Carolina. MA founded MA Allen Interiors in 2011. Her signature maximalist style has captivated the design community: she has been featured in Architectural Digest, Elle Decor, House Beautiful, and Flower Magazine. A classically-trained interior designer and well-traveled mother of four, she brings people’s personal stories to life in their homes in unexpected and bold ways.
“LIKE AN ANTHROPOLOGIST, I LEARN EVERYTHING I CAN ABOUT MY CLIENTS, THEIR FAMILIES, & HOW THEY LIVE.”
HOUSE BEAUTIFUL Next Wave Class of 2020
Margaret Richards has served MA Allen Interiors clients as a Senior Designer for over a decade. She has completed dozens of projects that reflect a bold sense of style. From full interior-renovations to room refreshes, Margaret enjoys working closely with people to help define their vision and bring it to life through creative space planning and sourcing. She grew up in a family of antique collectors and knew from an early age that interior design was her calling.
Berry Boeckman leads new construction and renovation projects varying in size, scope, and budget creating custom solutions for each unique opportunity. She has a vast knowledge of industry partners and manufacturers. Berry leads visualization efforts for MAAI by enhancing all forms of client communication from presentations to rendered spaces. As a designer, her eclectic approach allows her to create a collected space with contrasting colors, mixed textures, and juxtaposed styles inspired by art.
Bishop Godwin collaborates with the team and partners across the industry to ensure quality and efficiency for MAAI clients. She creates roadmaps for client project journeys that span from concept to completion. She works cross-functionally to optimize the client experience, from client communication to procurement.
Emily’s expertise marries construction excellence and design selections, serving our clients as part of the Project Management team. She collaboratively brings the design vision of high end residential projects to fruition through administrative oversight and coordination with industry partners and vendors. She ensures the creative vision is not compromised while keeping the project on time and on budget driving project progress from inception to completion.
Lindsey Chitwood serves in a multi-faceted role overseeing financial operations, project profitability, strategic marketing initiatives, client satisfaction, as well as advocating for individual team members. Ensuring the highest level of efficiency and effectiveness is achieved to drive growth and brand recognition nationally.