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Photo By Whitney Kamman

Our Team

We take pride in our years of experience to be diverse and collaborate as a team within our small firm. The personal attention to detail is high priority for each project.  The relationships we build with our clients is truly rewarding.

Lynette Zambon, A.S.I.D.

Interior Designer - [email protected]

Lynette Zambon (Principle/Senior Designer) – A third generation native of Montana; Lynette established Design Associates in 1998. Prior to founding the interior design firm she spent her learning years gathering valuable information and experience working for another designer and architectural firm. Lynette has over 20 years of interior design experience to contribute to her projects. She studied interior design at Montana State University and received her national accreditation with NCIDQ, ASID in 2000. Her interiors incorporate her love of beautiful fabrics, clean lines, textures and classic design. She works with her clients to find a design vocabulary for each project that will reflect the client’s own personality mixed with Lynette’s unique design sensibilities. Her attention to detail and her sense of style have won her a loyal clientele.

Carol Merica, A.S.I.D.

Interior Designer - [email protected]

Carol Merica (Principle/Senior Designer) – In 1999 Design Associates welcomed the addition of Carol and her extensive experience and passion for interior design. Carol also a Montana local and graduate of Montana State University, received her national accreditation with NCIDQ, ASID in 1998. Carol currently serves on the advisory board for Montana State University interior design program. Carol’s signature design element is to classically create rooms which are infused with warm color palettes of richness and texture. She finds inspiration in nature; every landscape is a potential color palette. Carol likes to incorporate the experiences she acquires through travel, photography and her love of reading into design.