SOLANA JAMES, CKD
Solana is one of the lead designers and manager of Classic Kitchens & Baths in Greenfield, Massachusetts. After taking many art classes throughout college, Solana found her passion for interior design and joined the Interior Design Program at the NKBA accredited school, Portland Community College in Oregon. She directed her focus to kitchen & bath design and had the privilege of completing an internship with her college instructor, an established kitchen & bath designer.
Graduating in June of 2007 she moved back to the East Coast to pursue a career in kitchen & bath design, beginning her career at Classic Kitchens & Baths in Greenfield, MA. In the Spring of 2009, she passed the National Kitchen & Bath certification exam, making her an Associate Kitchen & Bath Designer (AKBD), and most recently, in the Spring of 2016 she passed another exam making her a Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD). Since beginning her career at Classic Kitchens, Solana has built many strong and lasting relationships with clients and local contractors. She has a true passion for design. This is apparent to everyone she works with.