Kate Detar, Associate IIDA

Kate Detar, Associate IIDA

Project Designer

Professional Background

Kate graduated magna cum laude from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor’s degree Interior Design. Kate began her design career in the residential field as a Kitchen and Bath Designer. With a desire to move into Commercial Design, she worked with Wal-mart Corporate as a space planning specialist for their domestic stores. In 2011, Ms. DeTar joined Corner Greer and Associates as an interior designer and project designer.

Kate DeTar is a talented design professional with over 20 years design experience. She plays a key role in the design process, from concept development of the project, to coordinating workflow and efficiency of a floor plan, to finish material selection and specification writing. Kate possess great interpersonal skills and excels at generating ideas. She uses her artistic talents and 3-D rendering programs to allow clients to better visualize spaces and make informed decisions. She engages clients to envision a branded workplace environment that enhances recruiting, retention, and productivity

Ms. DeTar lends her talents to her company and community through board affiliations and volunteering. “I try to be attentive to everything around me, my community, the arts and music - on a local and national level. I like to bring the most relevant and current information, inspiration and trends to the table when starting a project”.

Education

  • 2000 Bachelor of Arts – Hendrix College, Conway Arkansas
  • 2009 Bachelor of Interior Design – University of Arkansas, Fayetteville Arkansas

Affiliation

  • Associate IIDA, International Interior Design Association

Community Services

  • Post Art Library Board member, Joplin, MO
  • University of Arkansas Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Professional Development Board member, Fayetteville, AR.