Jill graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Industrial Engineering. She worked as an engineer for Merck and Co. as well as for Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. While working as an engineer and raising her family, she remodeled her first home, designed her second home, and freelanced as a designer. In August of 2004, Jill decided to pursue her passion for design by taking classes with The National Kitchen and Bath Association. She worked for a local kitchen dealer from 2004 – 2006. There she learned about every aspect of the kitchen and bath industry and gained much experience interfacing with clients, contractors, and vendors. In 2006, with great excitement, Jill launched her own business, Jarrett Design LLC. In 2009, she earned her CKD (Certified Kitchen Designer) and CBD (Certified Bath Designer) from the NKBA. Jarrett Design studio, 312 Main Street in Emmaus, PA opened in 2013. In 2017, Jill achieved her CMKBD (Certified Master Kitchen and Bath Designer) designation from the NKBA, earned only by the industry’s most knowledgeable and accomplished designers. Jill is also a Certified Aging in Place Specialist. She is committed to ensuring every client receives outstanding service, from concept to installation. Her internationally recognized firm has earned numerous awards on national and regional levels for outstanding design. The company’s commitment to client centered design has garnered recognition from industry partners, including six years of customer service awards from Houzz. Jill is the founder of Hearts for Haiti, a public charity that raises funds for the most immediate needs of babies and children living in impoverished areas of Haiti.
Jesse graduated from the University of Miami with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a focus in Audio Engineering. During college, he worked for commercial and residential contractors where he received a feeling of pride when combining technical engineering work with a dash of creativity. His interest in kitchen design developed while interning for a countertop manufacturer specializing in custom wood crafting. Upon graduation, Jesse spent time traveling to Hawaii and Ohio in order to learn more about sustainable living, home renovations, and agriculture. After returning to the Lehigh Valley, he began training himself in all aspects of the kitchen and bath design business. As a full-time, detail oriented designer, Jesse isn’t afraid to push the limits in order to transform an existing space or a new build into a dream home. Jesse is also Jarrett Design’s exclusive photographer and social media manager. In his free time, he enjoys producing music and helping his mother in her efforts to raise funds for her charity, Hearts for Haiti.
Our belief is that the home nurtures the spirit. The functionality, comfort, and beauty of our living spaces feed our well-being and happiness.
Our strengths are expertise in design, the ability to source quality materials, and devotion to serving with diligence, honesty, and excitement.
Our passion is embarking on life-enhancing journeys through design; from gathering budding ideas to celebrating the fruition of each project together with our clients.
"This team is professional and creative. Working with them on projects is always a very positive experience." Eastern Surfaces from Lehigh Valley, PA