Executive Committee

  • Kelly Gaddes

    Kelly Gaddes

    Steering Chair

    Kelly Gaddes leads CR architecture + design’s hospitality and interior design practices as Vice President of Hospitality. T…

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  • Ann Black

    Ann Black

    Secretary

Board of Directors

  • Bimal Patel

    Bimal Patel

    Scholarship

  • Jaime Smith

    Membership

Committee Chair

  • Kyler Burroughs

    Kyler Burroughs

    Chair/Programming

    Professional interior designer with a background specializing in hospitality with experience designing restaurant, retail, an…

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Kelly Gaddes

Kelly Gaddes

Steering Chair

Kelly Gaddes leads CR architecture + design’s hospitality and interior design practices as Vice President of Hospitality. The guiding force behind the creation of the firm’s interior design team, she finds joy in developing key client relationships and considers every project to be an essential opportunity to grow the team’s design portfolio. As a design leader, she immerses herself in her clients’ stylistic standards and guides her creative team’s talent for upholding brand identity, while fulfilling a client’s desire for speed and the ability to evolve quickly with the market. Combined with her intuitive design perspective relative to the future of her client’s brands, Kelly has established a distinguished career managing and executing brand standards for leading hospitality clients.

Kyler Burroughs

Kyler Burroughs

Chair/Programming

Professional interior designer with a background specializing in hospitality with experience designing restaurant, retail, and lifestyle environments. Creating design solutions and working alongside team members to meet project deadlines while being sensitive to budgets and client concerns. Skills include design documentation, FF&E specifications, concept design, project management, and mentorship.