Scouted Accolades: Gretchen Manning Elected AISD Intermountain President

“One of my goals is to ensure that the Chapter advocates a culture of inclusiveness. Strengthening personal and professional relationships, and working with Industry Partners to find creative ways to bring us together.”

Congratulations to Gretchen Manning, ASID, NCIDQ, owner of Volume 1 & 2 Member, Gros Ventre Designs, who was recently elected as President of the American Society of Interior Designers, Intermountain Chapter. This is a wonderful accomplishment and we are thrilled to see the fruits of Gretchen’s leadership.


Current Job: Owner, Gros Ventre Designs

Education: B.S. Interior Design from Northern Arizona University, passed the NCIDQ in 2001, currently studying to become WELL AP

Years as an Interior Designer: 25 years

Family: Husband Rick, and 3 children— Freda (8), Brighid (8), and Caedan (8)

Personal Connection to ASID 

Being a member of ASID has brought value to my professional career through attending CEU’s and strengthening relationships with industry partners and design colleagues.  

Random Fact: My first textile/furniture order occurred 16 years after starting my professional career!