...she brought a tremendous level of integrity to every single endeavor she took on. Her ability to envision the ‘whole’ on a design basis, and then qualify and follow through with the parts that would create that vision, are unique...
— Marjorie Slovack, Slovack-Bass

Michelle Glennon, Registered Interior Designer, NCIDQ, ASID

An award-winning interior designer of residential and commercial spaces, Michelle strives to design unique interiors that will have a positive impact on her clients’ lives.  With more than ten years of extensive and considerable experience, she possesses an innate desire to create and design interiors that exceed clients’ expectations.  With an eye for quality, a superior sense of style, and a client-centered approach to business, Michelle Glennon has proven herself as an innovative designer.  She offers a balance of creativity, collaboration and forward thinking with a structured, organized and detailed mentality; enabling her to deliver focused development, follow through and total completion to each aspect of the design.

In her previous role as an Interior Designer with Slovack-Bass in Houston, Texas (www.slovack-bass.com), Michelle led large-scale residential projects and partnered on mid to large-scale commercial projects.  She tackled her first project as the lead designer, managing the complete remodel of an 18,000 sq. ft. home.  Next, she oversaw complete design development for three custom homes within a private family complex, personalizing each home while maintaining continuity throughout the entire property.  She coordinated  architectural details, designed and specified custom construction elements, and created and implemented the full interior concept.  During this time, Michelle also led and partnered on various residential projects of differing scale and depth of involvement.

Great designs, whether personal spaces or commercial properties, begin with a comprehensive understanding of clients’ needs and expectations.  Michelle’s ability to develop client relationships based on respect, trust, and confidence has been the key to her success as a designer.  Skilled at creating beautiful designs under a variety of budgets, styles, timeframes, and requirements, Michelle guides her clients through every phase of the design process.  She remains committed to cultivating valued relationships and helping clients reach the best version of their overall vision.

Michelle moved to Chicago in September 2013, where she embraced her entrepreneurial spirit, founding Michelle Glennon Interior Design, Inc.  Her mission is to assist both residential and commercial clients in creating timeless spaces.  Whether classic or contemporary, across a vast range of styles, Michelle balances colors, textures, and lighting to create a space that reflects her clients’ personalities and suits their design needs.  Working in collaboration with architects and builders to execute her vision, she takes each project very personally.

Michelle earned an Associate’s Degree in Interior Design from San Jacinto and a Bachelor’s Degree from Sam Houston State University.  She is nationally recognized as a NCIDQ Certificate Holder and is a Registered Interior Designer within the State of Illinois.  In her spare time, Michelle enjoys spending time with her husband, exploring the city’s cultural, art, and food scene, as well as traveling worldwide for experiences and inspiration.