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, Huffington Post, and Walter Magazine. A classically-trained interior designer and well-traveled mother of three, 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 is an interior designer and project manager. She has completed dozens of projects with MAAI 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 works alongside lead designers in many different types of projects varying in size, scope, and budget to create 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.
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.