Appointed by the Board of Governors
July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2023
Kathryn Crisp Greeley is the owner of Kathryn Greeley Designs, a full service interior design firm located in Waynesville, NC, where she has been in business for 36 years.
Kathryn holds both a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in Interior Design from Western Carolina University. She has served as an adjunct faculty member in the Interior Design program at Western Carolina University, teaching both History of Furniture and Professional Practice for Interior Design. Kathryn Greeley Designs has provided internship opportunities for students in Western Carolina University's Interior Design Program for over 25 years. Students who were hired at the end of their internship have worked collectively over 20 years at Kathryn Greeley Designs.
Kathryn is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers and is NCIDQ qualified. Kathryn is a past president of the North and South Carolina Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers.
She is the author of The Collected Tabletop, now in the third printing. Kathryn's design work, her garden and her book, The Collected Tabletop, have been featured in both regional and national publications such as Traditional Home, Victoria, Southern Living, Carolina Home and Garden, Country Living, At Home in Arkansas, and Texas Home and Living.
Kathryn is a past president of the Haywood County Arts Council and past president of the Waynesville Altrusa Club. Mrs. Greeley is a strong supporter of Western Carolina University and has been involved in support of the Friends of the Arts Gala and the Pride of the Mountains Marching Band.