Michele Unitas

Senior Interior Designer - Capstone Interiors

For over 25 years Michele has been involved in Interior Design project management and implementation.  She is committed to creating lasting, quality environments and sensory experiences that inspire each space’s users. While working in areas of Hospitality, Healthcare, Higher Education, Sports & Public Assembly, Entertainment, Corporate, Government, she has developed the detailed understanding on how best to address clients’ needs for successful projects. Michele’s range of qualifications include project assessment, concept creation, full range of interior design and space planning, which includes everything from interior finishes and layout, to soft goods, and purchasing.  While her passion comes from her desire to create unique cutting-edge designs, she is aware of the parameters surrounding higher ed design and the challenges associated with combining beautiful designs that will perform in a student environment. She has an eye for creating custom designs that will survive the test of time while also keeping well within budget guidelines. Michele will work closely with the Capstone development team and our college and university partners to procure and select interior finishes that will enhance units and amenity spaces and appeal to student residents.

Accolades within the industry include: Food Service Equipment Project of the Year Award in May 2009, Award for outstanding design work for work at Colorado State University, Bar Awards -House of the Year Award in 2002, Nominated for 2001 MAME Award in $150,000 – $200,000 category, Received 1998 and 1999


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When I’m not immersed in gardening or being entertained by our crazy chickens, I can be found either listening to music or finding a way to attend that next concert. As an interior designer, I am constantly styling our house and driving my family crazy in the process! My husband, our identical twin girls and I love the Colorado Mountains! The mountains are home to our favorite places to ski and we enjoy traveling to its national parks. On the flip side of our mountain life, I am originally from Pittsburgh and I was raised on the Steelers and all things East Coast!

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