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WHAT WE DO. . .

Kim Duncan Design provides interior design and event design services throughout the the United States & world wide. To date Kim and her team has worked with clients in Arizona, California, Utah, Wisconsin, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Costa Rica & Mexico.

Photographer: Hanna Rose Gray


Meet Our Team

The Kim Duncan Design team is made of of Kim Duncan, owner and seasoned interior designer, Kristen Carnes, stylist, Alyssa Schmeider, a passionate and experienced planner,  Lauren Sully , an experienced planner with a diverse wealth of experience and Holly Golightly, office manager. Together, they turn visions into realities. 

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Kim Duncan - Owner + Lead Designer

Kim has been passionately creating unique experiences and spaces throughout the United States for over 20 years. While she enjoys the beautiful quality of life that Flagstaff, Arizona has to offer, Kim loves to travel so there isn't a job that is too far away for her experience and expertise.

With a degree in Interior Design and a wealth of experience, Kim brings the principles, essential elements and the art of design to each of her events and projects. Each job Kim oversees is unique, special and reflective of the personalities, desires and wishes of the client.

| The most important thing is that you love what you are doing, and the second that you are not afraid of where your next idea will lead. — Charles Eames |

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Kristen Carnes - Design Director + Stylist

Hi, I'm Kristen! I am a California girl living in beautiful Northern Arizona with my husband. Over the last 18 years I have spent my career working in portrait & wedding photography, event planning & design, and event catering . Having the opportunity to join the Kim Duncan Designs team has allowed me to combine all my favorite career passions.I love styling a great event and making our clients dreams come true!

| Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." - Mark Twain |

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ALYSSA SCHMIEDER -

Lead Planner

Alyssa, the founder & owner of Grand Plan Events, began her career in event planning nine years ago. Since then she has been in the fast lane! Alyssa has a wide range of experience having worked with the professional football championship game, Wells Fargo Bank, various non-profit organizations, festivals, weddings, and many more.

Alyssa works efficiently and focuses on details. Events are her passion. Her knowledge and experience with both corporate and social events has led her to become a sought after planner. She has a talent for working with diverse clients and will take on any challenge. Alyssa attended Arizona State University and graduated with a degree in Recreation and Tourism Management. She loves her two dogs, Sophie and Bella, and enjoys being outdoors with her Husband. Alyssa is outgoing and always ready to have some fun

| Do work you love with people you love - Mike Hughes |

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Lauren Sully - Lead Planner

| There are some years that ask questions and some years that answer - Zora Neale Hurston |

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HOLLY GOLIGHTLY - CFO

| Live with the knowing that you are priceless. That you are lovely. That you are a delight. That you are a light. Live with the knowing that you are irreplaceable. - Kayil Crow |