Judith Neary, who has more than 25 years of design experience, began her career in commercial and hospitality design and continued to develop her skills and style designing and building custom cabinetry, case goods and furniture. After 12 years of merchandising, design and training for a national retailer, she began working in the manufacturing segment of the industry. In addition to showroom space planning and design, her responsibilities included development and implementation of business processes and installation programs. She is a frequent contributor to trade publications and the industry. In addition to her Seattle-based design practice, Judith is one of the professional instructors for the National Kitchen and Bath Association.