Trista Miller-Burroughs, Owner and Principle Designer

Trista is an Interior Designer and owner of Motivo Designs. Her extensive work experience with commercial & residential design-build has allowed Trista to create a niche for her and her company in today’s ever evolving design market. Trista’s strong level of integrity, and pride in exceptional quality manifests itself in her passion for design and is highlighted in every endeavor she takes on. She strives to design unique interiors that not only exceeds the client’s expectations but also introduces them to a new style of living.


Carolyn Shultz, Designer

Carolyn loves creating warm and inviting spaces for her clients and approaches every project with enthusiasm. Her favorite part of the design process is getting to know her clients personally, helping make their homes truly reflect their unique personalities and experiences. Her design aesthetic is best described as classic and loves pairing traditional with transitional/contemporary elements. Carolyn has many years of experience in textiles and custom window treatments, which is her specialty.


Karen Collins, Studio Manager

Karen oversees the operation and account management details that need to be handled in our fast-paced business. There isn’t a project Karen can’t manage and she keeps our projects moving along with her can-do attitude. Her years of experience as a professional seamstress, managing many employees and knowledge of design products, fabrics and their fabrication gives her the ability to wear many hats at Motivo Designs.