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Grand Rapids Office Furniture Design Team

Meet the team of talented designers at Kentwood Office Furniture Grand Rapids:

Melanie Brunner

Senior Designer

Fun Fact About Yourself
I’m the real Mel B (that’s a Spice Girl reference)
What's Your Superpower?
Being a Mama
What's the Soundtrack to Your Life?
Anything by John Mayer
Favorite Local Hangout / Brewery / Restaurant
The Mitten, Perrin, Knickerbocker or really any local brewery!
Favorite Vacation Destination
We love exploring new places but favorites of where I’ve been include Seattle, Edinburgh and Sydney.
What Brings You Joy?
My boys! One hubby, one little babe and one cat <3

Alysha Curie

Designer

Fun Fact About Yourself
I love horror/thriller movies.
What's Your Superpower?
Collecting pens
What's the Soundtrack to Your Life?
Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack - there is not one song on this soundtrack that I do not love.
Favorite Local Hangout / Brewery / Restaurant
Harmony Brewing and Stella's Lounge
Favorite Vacation Destination
Hawaii
What Brings You Joy?
My Jack Russell named Jax.

Marci Lee

Associate Designer

Fun Fact About Yourself
I love going on mission trips.
What's the Soundtrack to Your Life?
Live Alive – Rend Collective
Favorite Local Hangout / Brewery / Restaurant
Village Baker – Spring Lake, MI
Favorite Vacation Destination
I love exploring new places… whether it be backpacking in the wilderness or traveling abroad.
What Brings You Joy?
Embracing life with family & friends.

Rachel Willoughby

Design Intern

Fun Fact About Yourself
I love dad jokes and fat cats.
What's Your Superpower?
Animal Whisperer
What's the Soundtrack to Your Life?
A mix between Carry On Wayward by Kansas, Superstition by Stevie Wonder, and Show Me How to Live by Audioslave.
Favorite Local Hangout / Brewery / Restaurant
Essential Bean Coffee and Pub
Favorite Vacation Destination
Australia
What Brings You Joy?
Music and family

10 Office Design Ideas to Increase Employee Engagement

Rising expectations for engagement with colleagues and guests have spurred the growth of social spaces that welcome visitors, while also allowing coworkers to collaborate, hold impromptu meetings and break away from the workstation. Our Grand Rapids design team understands that thoughtfully designed active waiting spaces must have the capability to transform throughout the day to support the following workstyles: Connection, Focus, Interaction, and Learning.

Check out the story: https://blog.namely.com/blog/10-office-design-ideas-to-increase-employee-engagement