Jamie earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Interior Design from Brenau University in Atlanta, Georgia and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and Business Law from Marshall University in Huntington, West Virginia. She is an NCIDQ Registered Interior Designer offering her clients a comprehensive background with 15 years of interior design experience, 10 of those years as owner of her own design studio, and 15 years of experience in the financial sector of corporate business.

Kern’s body of work has been widely published. Her work has been recognized by the American Society of Interior Designers for design excellence and featured as a case study in the interior design textbook “Beginnings of Interior Environments” for the education of up-and-coming interior designers. Her work is featured in the hardback anthology “Modern Interior Design – American Collection” published in 2010.

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Giving Back

World Changing

This quote from the great and insightful Maya Angelou resonates with me.   It speaks to the heart of sharing one’s blessings with another.  Not on social media to garner attention for oneself.  Not as a tax write off.  But in those moments when you encounter someone and know that you have the power to change that person’s world for the better, even if just for a moment.


I invite you to click on the links below and learn about the ways Charity Water and Blessings in a Backpack are world changing and how you can be a part of the transformation for the better.

I have found that among

its other benefits, giving

liberates the soul of the


                                 – Maya Angelou

Charity Water

Charity:water is a non-profit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing countries.

Blessings in a Backpack

Blessings in a Backpack mobilizes communities, individuals, and resources to provide food on the weekends for elementary school children across America who might otherwise go hungry.