Debra has been a passionate and successful designer since 2001 when, inspired by a lucrative career flipping houses, it became apparent she had a talent for creating beautiful spaces. Over the years she has honed her skills and design savvy by working alongside some of the most talented and successful designers in our industry. Debra is inspired by what the customer wants to achieve, creating a balance between esthetics & functionality to help them discover their perfect space that suites their lifestyle. With Bassett she is blessed to have all of the resources under one roof to create the kind of look the customer wants, with the quality surpassed by none, to make a house a home. She is excited to meet with you and assist with your dream!!
Donna JohansenDesign Consultant
Donna has a passion for home design and color. She loves creating inspired environments that function for the lifestyle of the guest. She considers the room makeover process as the BEST experience a guest can have when considering new furniture for their home.
Donna has been practicing interior design since 1980 when she passed the NCIDQ. She is a Certified Interior Designer with the state of California.
Completing a space with color and art is her specialty. She loves the way design can make a home come alive.
Julie CulpDesign Consultant
Julie considers it a great pleasure to help her clients turn their houses into homes. With over 15 years of design experience and her love for all things design, she finds the most enjoyable part of the makeover process being able to walk with a client through the experience of completing an entire room. Julie believes that every customer can benefit from Bassett’s house-call service.
Jacquie ThomashowDesign Consultant
Jacquie, a native Californian, has always been consulted by her friends and family as their design guru. She has a strong attention to detail and is able to work with many different styles – indoors and out. Realizing design was her passion, Jacquie decided to hon her skills by taking design courses and is now putting her skills to work at Bassett San Marcos. She enjoys being in an environment that encourages creativity, is fun, and being surrounded by great people.
Kaitlin BurnsDesign Consultant
Kaitlin finds pure joy in designing and transforming spaces while cultivating long-lasting relationships with her clients. Originally from northwestern Pennsylvania, her love of competitive sailing, scuba diving, hiking and everything outdoors led her to calling beautiful San Diego home.
Margo ChristensenDesign Consultant
Margo’s passion as a designer is to turn every house into a dream home! Coming from a long line of furniture makers & architects & a background in award wining floral & interior design, her artistic talents ensure every client’s visions will be brought to life. Over 9 years with Bassett Furniture has made Margo into an expert in color, style & fabric choices. Paired with her friendly and understanding professionalism she looks forward to offering each customer a no-pressure, positive, personal, furniture designing experience.
Marilyn DavisDesign Consultant
Marilyn is a native Oregonian and moved to Southern California to enjoy the sunshine and perfect 70-degree weather. She has an affinity for anything Art, be it collecting, creating, or admiring. She’s inspired by like-minded people and enjoys the process of imagining and producing art, be it her own or someone else’s. This love of creating brought her to Bassett in 2006 and she has enjoyed her career helping clients create beautiful homes for their families. Marilyn wants her clients to be happy with their makeovers and prides herself on her high quality of customer service. The icing on her cake is having clients return to begin the design process for new rooms or even new homes, she loves picking up where they left off!
Wendy GormicanDesign Consultant
Wendy considers herself a real people person. She loves to interact and help clients achieve their design goals and dreams. She has an extensive design background, in both construction remodeling and interior makeovers. Wendy loves everything “design” and her passion lies with succulent gardening.
Yvette ReneeDesign Coordinator
Yvette strives to design unique interiors that will have a positive impact on your clients lives. She considers herself a choreographer of space with an innate desire to create and design interiors that exceed her clients expectations. With over 20 years of extensive experience, an eye for quality, a superior sense of style and a client centered approach to business.
Zara DanielsDesign Consultant
Design is what I do! From sleek, clean-lined designs, to a friendly modern farm house feel, creating comfy dream spaces and designing lifestyles is my purpose. Professional experience equips me to fit-the-bill in bringing fabulous design styles to life. #makingdreamshappen
Kim FandelDesign Manager
Kim has many years of design experience within many sectors of the industry. Joining Bassett in 2006 Kim has become a keystone of the company; recognized several years consecutively for her exceptional work within the company and the community. She has fun guiding & inspiring clients to find their unique style; she hears the phrase “I’ll know it when I see it” & makes it her mission to find “it.” Kim loves the excitement of a makeover & enjoys delivering the AHH! factor.