Emily Pinney has over 15 years of experience in high end residential design. After years of working professionally in interior design firms around Boston, Emily began her own Design Firm, Pinney Designs Inc. in 2010.
Emily holds a Bachelor's Degree in Interior Design from the Boston Architectural College and studied Furniture and Lighting Design in Florence, Italy at Lorenzo de Medici - The Italian International Institute. She continues to curate a wide-ranging library of experience; traveling fervently to pick & pull the textures of the world into her work. For Emily, a love for color matched with confident decisiveness and an eye for good design has served her tenfold over the course of her career. Emily's work has been featured in nationally renown design magazines and publications such as New England Home, The Boston Globe, and Kentucky Home.
From designing apartments in luxury high rises in Boston and NYC to high-end properties in the mountains of Vermont and coastal Nantucket, she has worked closely with a number of satisfied clients creating truly individual spaces for each. Emily believes in creating original spaces that reflect a person's life, interests and personal style. This passion for bringing the home to the front page of a persons life can be seen in the established personal touch she paints in every project.
Meet The Team
Katherine Elliott grew up in Edenton, North Carolina. She has a Bachelors degree in interior design and historic preservation from Salem College. She worked for four years as Project Manager at Janie Molster Designs out of Richmond, Virginia. Now a Boston transplant, Katherine has joined the team as Pinney Designs Project Manager.
Katherine’s experience serves her with an intuitive grasp of the logistics and language of the industry. A master of the search and find, client satisfaction and spacial perfection are at the forefront of her dynamic design approach. Katherine’s ability to find the perfect piece that not only anchors itself tactfully into a drawing but brings an entire room full circle is already proving it’s worth with our newest clients.
A lover of all things beautiful and thoughtful, Katherine enjoys needlepoint, tablescaping, photography and styling. She looks forward to getting to know Boston even more by eating her way through it’s best restaurants and running along its most gorgeous parks and landmarks.
Brittney Lombardo holds a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design from The New England Institute of Art. After interning for distinguished global brands at the Boston Design Center, she joined the team full time in January 2014 as a Design Assistant.
Brittney's library of knowledge in the industry serves her with a well married creative and analytical work ethic. With a strong emphasis on coordination, Brittney engages every project head on with decisiveness and skill. Brittney’s precision in organization and project management makes her a vital piece of the firms day to day success. She has cultivated an astounding design aesthetic seen in her work on our North End and Nantucket projects.
When she's not putting the pieces together for presentations or contacting vendors to fulfill client deadlines, she is curating ideas that bring energy and fullness to the firms creative culture. Outside of the office Brittney spends her time in the cycling studio and surrounded by the love of her big family.
Ewelina (Evelyn) completed the Master of Interior Architecture at the Royal Academy of Art in the Netherlands. She has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow, Poland. Ewelina interned with Pinney Designs for 3 months before joining our team as a Design Assistant in the fall of 2015.
Ewelina's artistic approach and passion for detail is consistent and vivid. Her ability to capture the essence of a space communicates directly in the 3D renderings, 2D plans and elevations she creates. With a dedicated focus, her ability to marry art to the architecture helps clients visualize both the functionality and atmosphere of their space.
An old soul and classical music connoisseur, Ewelina enjoys discussing 18th century art and architecture with friends in some of Bostons best cafe's. With a cup of tea in hand and question on the tip of her tongue, her curious energy is engaging and contagious.
After interning for Pinney Designs during the Summer of 2016, Sienna took a hiatus from the firm to explore Masters Programs in France. She now joins us once again as our newest Design Assistant!
She holds a Bachelors Degree in Art History from Concordia University in Montreal where she curated a strong appreciation for Architecture and a well rounded scope of the decorative arts.
Sienna grew up around the beautiful drawls of language. Bilingual in English and French, she spent her childhood on her families maple sugaring farm in upstate New York and in Southern France. The historical focus of her education and international background collaborate brilliantly in her eagerness to learn. She has a distinct open-minded approach to reimagining a clients design direction. She aims to separate the hierarchy between architecture and interior design with her aesthetic vision and continues to provide a unique edge to the firm.
Elizabeth has a Bachelor in English, concentration in Writing from Bridgewater State University and officially joined the team as our Marketing Director in July, 2016.
Elizabeth's experience in creative writing and customer service serves her with an excellent sense of understanding. She is a constant resource for customers and client questions and fields them with confident energy.
Aside from her duties promoting the firms social visibility and success, she is the main force behind Pinney Designs lifestyle boutique SYD+SAM. She spends her free time on hikes with her dog Blue, searching the aisles of used book stores, or visiting art galleries around the city.