Katherine Mueller

Meet Katherine Mueller

Owner and principal designer of CeTerra Accents & Interiors has spent the tenure of her career working in many facets of the design industry including small and large-scale residential and commercial projects. While Katherine’s experience encompasses many design styles, she exhibits a specialty in an organic, contemporary southwest aesthetic.

Katherine, a native of Arizona, was born and raised in Flagstaff. During her adolescence, she spent her time hiking and biking in the beautiful mountainous surroundings as well as many weekends at Lake Powell with her family.

Katherine is a graduate of Northern Arizona University where she obtained her Bachelors of Art in Art History and Bachelors of Science in Interior Design with a minor in French. While at NAU, she served as president of the Beta Omega Chapter of Gamma Phi Beta International Sorority and participated in multiple campus organizations. To expand her knowledge in French studies, Katherine attended Institute de Touraine, in Tour, France, Laval University, in Quebec, Canada, and University of Lyon, in Lyon, France. Her final year at NAU included a summer in China where she studied culture and art history at Nanjing, Qufu, and Xi’an Universities.

She is also a graduate of Arizona State University where she completed her Masters of Science in Design with a Certificate in Museum Studies. During her time at ASU, she interned at the Phoenix Art Museum, and published her master’s thesis, Riordan Mansion: An Arts and Crafts Duplex, 2010. As a result of her passion for higher education, Katherine regularly instructs design classes at local colleges.

Katherine is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), is NCIDQ certified (No. 28198), and active among many local and regional professional and academic interior design networks. Her award winning work has been featured in Phoenix Home and Garden Magazine, Luxe Magazine and Interior’s Scottsdale.

In addition to her work in Arizona, Katherine has traveled extensively throughout Africa, Asia, Western Europe, and the United Kingdom, which is evident in her ability to reference and incorporate multiple design elements into her vision. In her spare time, Katherine enjoys traveling, museums, cycling, reading, and spending time with her husband, Aaron, son, Weslee, her daughter Emilee, and miniature dachshunds, Lola and Ollie.

Bridget

Meet Bridget

Bridget has been interested in interior design since she can remember and has a special talent for accessorizing.  She graduated with honors from Arizona State University with a degree in Sociology and Business with additional course work in interior design.

Bridget, along with her team, showcase their talents for visual merchandising by creating unique and beautiful vignettes, elevating the shopping experience at CeTerra Accents and Interiors.

As Showroom Manager, she enjoys assisting the owner, Katherine, with selecting one of a kind, timeless merchandise for the showroom as well as helping each client find the perfect accents for their home.

Jamie

Meet Jamie

Jamie has had a love of design, architecture and history for as long as she can remember. Having lived in the Midwest, Southeast and now the Southwest, she has come into contact with a variety of historic design styles and architecture. Following her passion and interests, Jamie attended Northern Arizona University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design and a Certificate in Event Management. She loves putting her design education and appreciation for worldly and antique pieces to good use when helping clients personalize their homes.

Melanie

Meet Melanie

With a love for art, history, and travel, Melanie enjoys sharing her interests with clients visiting the showroom.

Melanie has extensive experience in customer service and retail. She thoroughly enjoys assisting others in bringing unique items into their homes. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from Northern Arizona University. In the future, she hopes to be a writer on various topics including design and history.

Gabby

Meet Gabby

Gabby has been local to the East Valley of Arizona for the past 12 years. She’s currently finishing her Bachelor’s for Interior Design with a minor in sustainability at Arizona State University. Her love for the environment has led her to find a passion for thrifting and sourcing handmade or vintage items. She loves helping clients select pieces that have a special meaning behind them.