Julianne Rodriguez, NCIDQ


Julianne is a licensed Interior Designer with experience with high-end hospitality, retail, residential and workplace clients, and is currently an Environments Interior Designer for Airbnb. With a science & fine arts background, she has a unique love for the intersection of the arts, culture and design and is passionate about creating environments that enrich the guest experience. Julianne earned her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture from the Cleveland Institute of Art, and moved to Southern California upon graduation to start her design career. Her work has been featured globally in Business of Home, Dezeen, Elle Decor, Vogue China, Architectural Digest Spain, Wired and more.

She achieved both her NCIDQ certification and LEED AP ID+C Accreditation, and is extremely passionate about advocating for the advancement of interior design professionals through certification. In 2016, she founded Creative Confidante, an online resource that provides NCIDQ study tips & tricks, to support and encourage designers to pass their NCIDQ exams.