Kim Jones has pioneered many important lifestyle-centric methodologies in the interior design industry including Accessible/Adaptable Homes and the first Electric Smart House with Kay Green. Kim created and opened the first Southeast Builder Design Center for International builder, Pulte Homes. As a recognized expert, Kim has a unique ability to meld architectural design, interior design, color and finish selections that target specific buyer demographics with stunning results. Complemented by a keen understanding of the construction process, extensive experience in builder merchandising, FFE selections for large international builders and renovations for homeowners, Kim serves KGD well as the firm’s Vice President.
Meet Kay Green
President and Founder
An industry leader, Kay Green founded KGD in 1975, becoming one of the nation’s most awarded and recognized interior design firms. With outstanding work internationally, KGD has been featured in such noted publications as Builder Magazine, Professional Builder, Multi-Housing News, Home & Condo, Suncoast Architect Builder, House Beautiful, Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Chicago Tribune.
A nationally-recognized authority on design trends, Kay Green is regularly featured on the international, national and regional design speaking circuit. She has been a guest speaker in international conferences in Malaysia, Australia and Budapest. Ms. Green also serves as an instructor for the National Home Builders Institute of Residential Marketing and is a recognized columnist for Southeast Homebuilder & Remodeler Magazine.
A Legacy of Recognition
- Associate of the Year by the Florida Home Builders Association
- Inductee into The National Association of Home Builders Society of Honored Associates
- MIRM Member
- Board of Trustees, National Home Builders Associations Sale and Marketing Council
- Aurora Awards Committee Chair
- Southeast Builders Conference Chair
- John P. Hall Memorial Award
- Tina Ripley Excellence in Education Award (IRM)
- Inductee, Florida Housing Hall of Fame
Donna Tolliver is a key member of the KGD team. She started with the company in accounting in 1988 and has been an undeniable asset since. Over the years Donna has been intimately involved in the growth and strategy of the firm. As Vice President, she oversees operations, accounting, purchasing, and warehousing. In her down time, she enjoys spending time with her husband Keith and their 2 Yorkies, Malaya and REO Clapton.
Vice President of Operations
As VP of Operations at KGD, Stacey Hayden plays an important role in keeping the company finances running smoothly. As KGD has experienced tremendous growth in the past year, Stacey and her team immerse themselves into a world of contracts, purchasing, and accounting, along with managing the company’s human resources. As an extremely detailed individual with a kind, funny and understanding personality, Stacey is well suited for her role with KGD.
Our Design Team
Amy De La Cruz
Senior Commercial Designer
Our Warehouse Team
- Brian Hinson
Warehouse Team Leader
- Christian Santana
- Patrick King