Karen Reade, President

Major: Interior Design
Hometown: Little Rock, AR

  • Why did you join this organization? I joined to learn about the Interior Design profession. 
  • That are your personal goals for the semester? My personal goal is to complete my portfolio and internship.
  • What are your goals for the organization? My goals for IDSC are to encourage other students to become more interested in the Interior Design profession. 
  • What are your career interests? I am interested in Residential Design and Universal Design.
  • What are your hobbies outside of school? I enjoy going to church, reading, and playing the piano.

Karen was born and raised in Little Rock, Arkansas.  She moved to Spring, Texas twenty-two years ago and has been a registered nurse since 1980.  Having been happily married for thirty-eight years Karen is the mother of eight children and the grandmother of five. 

"We have a lot of interesting speakers and a very active group.  It is a good way to make connections!" -Karen Reade

Daniel Coronel, Vice President

Major: Interior Design
Hometown: Houston, TX

  • Why did you join this organization? I joined IDSC because I wanted to be more involved in Student Life.
  • What are your personal goals for the semester? My personal goal is to be an "A" student.
  • What are your goals for the organization? My goals for IDSC are to gain more members and help people explore their creative side. 
  • What are your career interests? My career interests are in Interior Design or Oil and Gas. 
  • What are your hobbies outside of school? My hobbies are designing, swimming, and spending time with animals (dogs).

Daniel lived in Humble I.S.D. and graduated from Humble High School.  He is currently a student at Lone Star College-Kingwood and loves attending social gatherings. am a native Houstonian. I fell in love with both performing and visual art when I was a child. Interior Design has always been something I was interested in, and I have constantly found myself designing for myself and others. I am unique and creative. I love to be challenged and to help others. I am always ready for what is next!

"I hope interested students get involved in their school and community."-Daniel Coronel

Tristin Holloway, Newsletter and Publicity

Major: Interior Design
Hometown: Houston, TX

  • Why did you join this organization? I love design and I love to research and write about it. 
  • What are your personal goals for the semester? My goal is to finish up my last classes and graduate. 
  • What are your goals for the organization? I would like to get more exposure for our group and share knowledge of new and exciting interior design events and products.
  • What are your career interests? I would like to own my own Interior Design business.
  • What are your hobbies outside of school? I am interested in music, Interior Design, shopping and antiquing.

Tristin was born in Mississippi, but moved to Texas when she was four.  She now lives in Spring, Texas.  Karen graduated from Spring High School in 2007, and moved to New Orleans, where she lived for three years.  In 2012, Karen returned to Houston and began going to school at Lone Star College-Kingwood.

"Spirits are so high in the group!  Everyone is smart and talented!  We learn so much and have fun doing it!" -Tristin Holloway