FOUNDER + PRINCIPAL
Her real love for hospitality design andher passion to create fabulous yet functional spaces was the true motivator to establish RD Jones& Associates in 1996. Rebecca has more than 30 years of specialized experience in Hospitality, restaurant and multifamily interior architecture and design. A true Texan at heart, she received her BFA degree from Texas Tech University and studied at Parsons School of Design in NYC. She spent 12 years working in New York with a sole focus on Hospitality before starting her name sake firm.
As owner and principal of the firm, she continues to set the design direction and tone for all interior projects. Her experience in all types of renovation and new construction influences not only the creative process but the functional and operational process which she believes are the essential foundations of good design. Rebecca strives to create cutting edge design that is timeless. She has chosen for the firm to be sized appropriately so she can maintain her hands on style in oversight and development of RDJA projects. Her personal attention allows the firm to retain the high level of design and detail that the company is noted for.
Rebecca desires to individually craft each environment, creating captivating architecture and décor. Most important to RDJA¹s mission is to create value for each project, embrace the clients needs, adhere to the projects budgetary constraints and build long term working relationships.
As Managing Partner of RD Jones & Associates Baltimore Office, Bernard¹s hands-on leadership coupled with his creative problem solving and passion for hospitality design ensure consistent, sophisticated and successful projects. He has a desire to please clients, meet deadlines and complete projects in a timely manner. His natural talent for leadership of the creative process coupled with a vast knowledge of the hospitality design industry enables him to manage complicated projects, design teams and clients. He embraces the core principals of design on adhering to SCOPE, SCHEDULE, and BUDGET. Bernard's responsibilities include management of all phases of the interior architecture and design process for the Baltimore studio. He is closely involved in new client development, contractual documentation and overall project management. Bernard holds a Bachelors of Architecture from the Pennsylvania State University with a Minor of Fine Arts. He has over 20 years of experience in the Hospitality and Commercial Real Estate Industries. Over his career, he has directed numerous outstanding Design Projects which have involved him in all aspects of the Hotel, Restaurant and Multifamily industries. His remarkable vision to oversee and implement the design process from concept thru installation is of huge value to all clients and consultants associated with the project. He remains personally involved in the design vision, itemized cost estimation, review of detailed specifications, procurement and project management. The thorough oversight of all of these aspects aligned with the tight RDJA Construction Documentation, assures the design team has met all of our clients budgets and goals.