Alanna Gillen

assistant creative director + storyteller

washington, dc
b.s. interior design, cum laude

work experience:

project marketing
develop visioning, schematic + design development presentations
research + compile information for property comps, target market
demographic + research historical significance of project area
assist in hi-level marketing + branding
continued exploration of current design trends
specialized in unit finish selections
kitchen + bath design

key project experience:

- Wood Partners | Dickson Place, Atlanta GA

new devlopement:

- Pollack | Tremont, Charlotte NC
- Wood Partners | Harbor Park FL
- Wood Partners | NODA NC
- Wood Partners | Park Ave, Buckhead GA
- Wood Partners | National, Brewers Hill MD
- Crescent Communities | Nashville West, Nashville TN
- Lennar | Grand Bay, Doral FL
- Lodge, Abbott, & Associates | Kalea Bay, Naples FL
- Elevate Partners | West Las Olas, Ft. Lauderdale FL
- Estates & Companies | Brookland, Columbia SC
- Greystar | Elan McFarland, Alpharetta GA
- Pollack | Charleston Steel, Charleston SC


- Pollack | Sophia, Jupiter FL
- Greystar | Avana Lenox, Buckhead GA
- Greystar | Taylor Uptown, Dallas TX
- Bozzuto | One Eleven, Chicago IL
- Bozzuto | 15 Bank, White Plains NY
- Holland | La Salle, Beaverton OR
- Templeton | The Douglas, Portland OR
- Buzzuto | Cambridge Park, Boston MA
- Holland | The Soleil, Denver CO
- Pollack | One Boynton, Boynton Beach FL

best design tip:

always refer to history; look at the great architects + designers of the past. understand their process + what purposes their designs served

favorite pattern:

golden ratio of course

best advice:

form your concept, believe convince everyone else

hidden talent:

macro economics

if its the last thing i do...

pet a sea otter

trip of a lifetime:

versailles, 1774