Nia Collins, ASID
Principal, Interior Designer & Residential Home Designer
Nia formed Collins Group Design, Inc. in1991 to merge the disciplines of custom home design and interior design in one agency.
provides creative vision, client interaction, and project overview services on every Collins Group Design project.
Nia's client's remark on her
ability to create custom designs that provide exceptional solutions uniquely suited to their lifestyle and personality.
talent at finding and creating luxury products and designing homes perfectly suited to her
clients make each project a reflection of its owner.
She is a long-standing member of the Seattle design community.
work has appeared in numerous national, regional, and local publications, and she
is a frequent speaker on interior design topics for both the trade and consumers.
Nia was chosen to represent Seattle Design Center through its prestigious Studio Designer program and has been with the group since 1997.
is also a featured remodeling professional on HomeSavvi.com, a home remodeling website with informative articles, professional advice, and other resources.
She served as President of the Washington State Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) from 1999 to 2000 and on the organization's Board of Directors from 1998 to 1999.
Currently, Nia serves as the Communications Director of the local ASID Chapter.
was selected by the Seattle Interiors Show to create a room vignette and participate in a "Meet the Designer" experience in 2001 and 2002.
In 2007, she served as a judge on the Kitsap County "Parade of Homes", and in 1999, Nia was asked to serve as a judge for both the Seattle Homes and Lifestyles' Home of the Year and Seattle Design Center's Design Awards Competition.
That same year, Nia
created a "Penthouse Showcase" for Urban Lifestyle, a joint collaboration between Seattle Design Center
and the Concord Condominiums.
Recently in March of 2010 Nia
was the headliner feature at the Tacoma Home Remolding Show where she
was asked to create a room of inspiration for the public to view.