The Firm

Bio

Amanda Stephenson leads Gingerwood, the region’s foremost luxury interior design-build-furnish firm.

Austin’s only Interior Design firm including on-staff general contractor’s, Gingerwood provides one-stop for design, renovation, construction, project management, furnishing and home adornment services for high-end homes and multi-family developments.

Amanda brings the discerning eye of a seasoned designer and a fresh artful flair to all her projects, making spaces both timeless and dynamic.  A highly skilled principal design manager, she directs her team of designers, in-house general contractors, premiere subcontractors, local artisans, and vendors to execute and deliver curated and innovative spaces.

With 37 years of combined industry experience, Amanda and her team have created amazing spaces for prominent clients including Fortune 500 leaders, oil investors, venture capitalists, professional athletes, surgeons, celebrities, and urban families to customize and personalize their homes.  Gingerwood brings bespoke quality, upmost discretion and concierge level customer service to each and every project.

Throughout the design process, her team strives to cultivate genuine relationships with their clients. They come to trust the Gingerwood team implicitly and truly enjoy the process as the team brings their deepest yearnings to life right before their eyes.

Amanda and her multi-award winning team’s work has been featured on the cover of Austin-San Antonio Urban Home, featured in Austin Woman, published in Modern Luxury Interiors, LUXE, Austin Home, Texas Home and Living, Austin Monthly, American Statesman and Design Guide. Amanda’s firm has won numerous ASID Design Excellence and ASID Legacy Design awards as a prominent industry leader.

“…It’s your home, where you recharge, live, and love.  The design should reflect what inspires, soothes, and welcomes you home.  And it never hurts to spice it up with splashes of the unexpected!”

Amanda Stephenson, ASID

Principal Designer and Owner

Meet The Team

Exceptional interior design, customer service and client experience is Gingerwood’s mission. The combined experiences and personalities of our interior designers, support team, and in-house contractors deliver that luxury, turn-key Design-Build result for every project’s unique needs.

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Paige Thurgood

Operations & Client Relations

Amy Nagy

Project Manager

Brett Stephenson

General Contractor

Joe Hopkins

General Contractor

Mimi Wittstruck

Lead Designer

Jandi Jones

Design Associate, ASID, IIAD

Inez Hicks

Design Assistant

Juan Rocha

GC Assistant