Elizabeth HughesCID, NCDIQ

Director of Design

Elizabeth Hughes joined The Johnson Studio at Cooper Carry in 2021 as a Senior Interior Designer and Senior Associate. Elizabeth has worked in various sectors of hospitality and residential interior design, including hotel and resort, restaurant, casino, maritime, and mixed-use. She has project experience throughout the United States and internationally, including in the Caribbean, UAE, Saudi Arabia, China, and South Korea.

Storytelling and concept building are key for Elizabeth’s creative process; the story provides a guide for design decisions made throughout the project. Elizabeth also values collaboration between clients, designers, and craftspeople who all work toward a common goal.

Elizabeth earned her Bachelor of Arts in Interior Design from Texas Tech University. She is a Certified Interior Designer (CID) in the State of New York and a member of the National Council for Interior Design Qualification (NCIDQ). She is an active participant in internship mentoring programs and enjoys serving on student portfolio review boards.