Meet the Team

Our team of dedicated and experienced interior design consultants share a passion for intelligent design that strikes the balance between on-trend and timeless. They take the time to understand exactly what you’re looking for, before working with a team of project managers and tradespeople to bring your beautiful space to life.

      HIA member

Sharon Terblanche

With over 13 years’ experience in the kitchen and bathroom industry, Sharon leads our passionate design team, bringing expert advice to every renovation. Having overseen countless renovations over the years, Sharon understands the importance of introducing little luxuries into your home’s design and dedicates her time to ensuring her clients enjoy an experience that exceeds all expectations.

As a national board member on the Kitchen & Bathroom Design Institute (KBDi), Sharon plays a leading role in our industry, championing professional design.

Favourite Collection:
Contemporary

Favourite Design Element:
Perfect Sense ultra matt door material which has a fingerprint free technology

Best Tip for those looking to renovate:
If you are going to live in your house for over 10 years then choose finishes that you love as style, if planning to move in less than 5 years consider more neutral palettes to suit resale.

Qualifications and Association Memberships
  • Cert IV in Kitchen Design- Designer Training Australia
  • Certificate in Interior Decorating- Inscape College South Africa
  • Diploma in Marketing Management- IMM
  • National Board Member of the KBDi
  • Associate member of HIA

Vicky Dimitriadi

Vicky joins the Kitchen Collective with over 25 years’ experience working with customers in various consultative roles. After working on several of her own personal design, styling and decoration projects, she made the move to join the industry full time.

Keeping her finger on the pulse of different styles and emerging trends keeps her motivated, excited and passionate – this passion has enabled her to bring knowledge, love and enthusiasm for all things interiors into her customers’ designs. Her friendly and consultative approach enables her to get to know and understand her customers to find the perfect design solution for them.

Favourite Collection:
Style

Favourite Design Element:
Trilium Dekton island bench

Best Tip for those looking to renovate:
Create a pinterst moodboard of the style you love

Qualifications and Association Memberships
  • Cert IV in Interior Design and Decoration
  • Blum Dynamic Space Course Certificate
  • Member of the KBDi
  • Associate member of HIA

Katie Williams

Katie brings a passion for the Australian lifestyle and expertise in Joinery Design to the Kitchen Collective team. Katie designs spaces that are sophisticated and refined, yet coastal and casual. The focus is always on creating a well-functioning and practical space for everyday living that you love coming home to and sharing with your family and friends.

Favourite Collection:
Hamptons

Favourite Design Element:
Substantial island benches ideal for gathering and entertaining.

Best Tip for those looking to renovate:
Do your research, listen to the professionals, and follow your instincts.

Qualifications and Association Memberships
  • Diploma of Interior Design and Decoration
  • CATC Commercial Arts Training College
  • Blum Dynamic Space Course Certificate
  • Member of the KBDi
  • Associate member of HIA

Lauren Anthony

Lauren has always taken a customer-centric approach to her work, confidently translating her client’s vision into concept drawings and 3D designs. Not limited to one particular style, she takes pride in quickly adapting to the client’s brief, and creating innovative, unique and functional spaces that are both visually striking and outside of the square. Lauren is particularly passionate about the use of hard materials that can be both bespoke and sustainable, and is constantly on the hunt for new developments in the interior design market to pass onto her clients.

Favourite Collection:
Style

Favourite Design Element:
Thick 60mm edge benchtops with a waterfall on one side.

Best Tip for those looking to renovate:
Choose a particular style and personalise it with styling elements and colour.

Qualifications and Association Memberships
  • Diploma of Interior Design
  • Member of the BDAV- Building Designers Association Victoria
  • Member of the KBDi
  • Associate member of HIA

Gabby Jones

Gabby dove into the world of Interior Design three years ago after completing her own renovation. Since completing a Diploma of Interior Design, Gabby has discovered a particular affinity with cabinetry design, particularly for the creation of kitchens and wardrobes.

Gabby has a way of building trust and rapport with her clients, to best understand their requirements and successfully transform spaces that are functional, workable and most importantly, tailored to her client’s families and lifestyle. Her attention to detail and friendly attitude contribute to an incredibly positive experience for both parties.

Favourite Collection:
Contemporary

Favourite Design Element:
Integrated appliances for a sleek and seamless design

Best Tip for those looking to renovate:
Consider making your island bench deeper to allow for hidden storage.

Qualifications and Association Memberships
  • Diploma of Interior Design, Holmesglen Institute
  • Member of the KBDi
  • Associate member of HIA
Book your appointment at our Mentone showroom today for your one on one consultation with a member of our design team.