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American Design Associates, Inc. is a furniture dealer and design firm located in Baltimore, Maryland. We proudly consider ourselves a Dream Team comprised of experienced project managers, interior designers, service technicians and an outstanding customer support team. We service clients throughout the mid‐atlantic region including Maryland, DC, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware and beyond. Our success has been achieved through customer satisfaction and our exceptional relationships with our customers as well as our manufacturers. We have the resources and the know how to provide the best solution for all of your furniture and design needs. Thank you for visiting our site, we look forward to bringing out the BEST in your school and office!

“We are consultants, not salespeople, and I personally guarantee you will see the difference!”
Jim Jones – President

The American Design Associates Team

Executive Team

Jim Jones
Serving School Systems in Baltimore & Frederick Counties


Theresa Alcarese
Executive Vice President


Mark Hewick
Vice President of Operations


Walter Jupitz
Finance and Human Resources Director
410-823-5500 ext.214

Account Consultants

Anne Miller
Account Consultant
Serving School Systems in Allegany, Baltimore City, Baltimore, Carroll, Cecil, Charles, Harford, Howard, Prince George’s & Washington Counties
410-823-5500 ext. 205


Bill Routzahn
Account Consultant
Serving School Systems in Anne Arundel, Calvert, Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s, St. Mary’s, Somerset, Talbot, Wicomico, Worcester Counties & Delaware
410-310-3528 Delaware & Eastern Shore Office


Renee Tayman
Account Consultant
Serving School Systems in Montgomery County & Washington D.C.
410-823-5500 ext. 220


Lillie Roberts
Account Consultant
Serving School Systems in Virginia
410-823-5500 ext.203


Denise Lewis
Account Consultant
410-823-5500 ext. 218


George Schriener
Account Consultant
410-823-5500 ext. 219


Sherri Brogan
Account Consultant


David Kowalski
Account Consultant
Ergonomic Specialists
410-823-5500 ext.206


Design Department

Alison Lehmann
Senior Interior Designer
410-823-5500 ext. 215


Jeanine Collins
Interior Designer
Ergonomic Specialists
410-823-5500 ext. 216


Christy Gentil
Interior Designer
410-823-5500 ext. 217

Customer Service

Linda Powers
Sales Support and Purchasing Manager
410-823-5500 ext. 210


Meredith Osborne
Customer Service & Sales Support Coordinator
410-823-5500 ext. 201

Delivery/Installation Management

Mark Hewick
Vice President of Operations