Karen Gioconda

photo of Karen Gioconda outside on a sunny day
Adjunct Professor,
Interior Architecture Program
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Karen Gioconda is a Certified Interior Designer and LEED AP ID+C with over a decade of experience as an interior designer, project manager, strategic planner, and researcher. Recently, she has focused on K-12 Education and Workplace design. Previously, she has dabbled in commercial, community center, healthcare, higher education, hospitality, multi-family, theatre, and senior living design. She is enthusiastic about travel, sustainability, social responsibility, and mentorship! 


Current Outside Position

  • Perkins Eastman



BS in Interior Design, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)


Professional Organizations

  • GBCI