Meet Our Designers

 
By Design Interiors, Principal Interior Designer, Owner and Founder, Peggy Fuller headshot

”Faith is seeing the invisible and believing the unbelievable so that you might achieve the impossible."  – Charles R. Swindoll

PEGGY FULLER

Principal Interior Designer, Owner & Founder

At By Design Interiors, my design staff and I, approach our projects as an adventure...full of discovery. We believe that working with a designer should introduce you to new thoughts and ideas.

 

Peggy has over 30 years of design experience and training in both residential and commercial design. She would say she has always been a designer..."as a young child I was constructing furnished apartment buildings with shoe boxes and found objects that would accomplish my vision."

 
By Design Interiors, Headshot of Ayca Stiffel, Senior Interior Designer within the Houston areas

“Creativity is intelligence having fun” – Albert Einstein

AYCA STIFFEL

Senior Interior Designer

Ayca graduated from The University of Houston with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Interior Design and a minor in Art History. She has over 26 years of experience in residential, retail, commercial, and corporate office design. 

Ayca's appreciation and passion for design and architecture developed as she spent her youth living in seven different countries on four continents. In her work, she thoughtfully creates interiors that uniquely reflect the client's personality and translates their vision into a reality. 

 
By Design Interiors, Headshot of Ashton Joseph, Senior Interior Designer in Houston areas

“Design is a passion you cannot force”

ASHTON JOSEPH

Senior Interior Designer

 

Ashton earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interior Design from Sam Houston State University. She began her career immediately upon her graduation from college as an intern here at By Design Interiors, and is now a Senior Interior Designer.

With her vivacious personality, passion for design, and fresh eye for detail; Ashton captures the personal style of her clients. She utilizes her extensive travel experience, love of materials, and textures to generate one-of-a-kind designs. Ashton specializes in both residential and commercial projects with a deep commitment to outstanding customer service. 

 
lead designer Jessica L. Salinas

"Interior design is about creating spaces that make you feel good. That is exactly what your home should do"

JESSICA L. SALINAS

Lead Interior Designer

Jessica comes to BDI after 8 years in hospitality & commercial design. This valuable experience pairs with her creative eye for tailored and sophisticated interiors, with playful touches of color and pattern.

 

She believes that your environment should always bring you joy, and is her driving passion behind every design for her clients. 

Jessica graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Interior Design. When Jessica is not designing stunning spaces, she is hanging out with her husband, kids, and 2 rescue cats...Chandler & Boogie!

 
By Design Interiors Lead Designer, Amy Terry

"Have passion and enthusiasm for your work. That is how you become successful!"

AMY TERRY

Lead Interior Designer

Amy comes to By Design Interiors after 14+ years in technical engineering. Since a young girl, she's had a passion for all things art, architecture, and interior design. As a recent graduate of Houston Community College with a degree in Applied Science of Interior Design; it was time to shift careers, follow her passion, and finally nurture that love for design.

 

Amy is excited to take this new career head on. Her many years in data research has developed a keen eye for detail. She believes that precision, when paired with her natural creativity will make for stunning interiors for her clients.