Damian A. Tuggey, ASID

Principal Designer/President of
Tuggey Interior Design, Inc.

Profile

Damian A. Tuggey ASID is the principal designer and owner of Tuggey Interior Design, Inc. She is a professional member of the American Society of Interior Designers and has received her NCIDQ certification #011490. Damian gained experience being raised in the Interior design business and after completing her education has been fully in charge of custom high end projects for over 22 years.

Tuggey Interior Design has been a family-owned business for over forty-six years. The business was originally founded in 1969 by Damian’s father, the late Robert E. Tuggey ASID, and her mother Carol S. Tuggey.

Damian’s father Robert was twice President of the San Diego Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers, served on the National Board of Directors for the Society, and was instrumental in the formation of the Foundation for Interior Design Education and Research, which accredits Colleges and Universities in the study of Interior Design.

Robert was a mentor to Damian and his experience has greatly influenced Damian’s understanding of the interior design profession.

Tuggey interior Design is one of the most established and reputable Interior Design firms in San Diego.

Damian has won several awards for her projects, which have been completed in the San Diego area as well as in numerous parts of the United States and in Cabo San Lucas Mexico.

Professional Credentials

  • Attended Parsons School of Design, Otis Art Institute
  • Graduate of the Interior & Environmental
    Design Program, UCLA
  • Professional Member
    American Society of Interior Designers
  • NCIDQ Certified # 011490
  • Instructor and Curriculum Advisor for the
    Interior Design Extension Program at the
    University of California, San Diego

Awards

  • San Diego Home and Garden 2014 Bathroom Of The Year
  • 1st Place Winner of the ASID Design Excellence Award 2006
    Residence over 3,500 square feet
  • 1st Place Winner of the Best Interior Award
    at Yacht Fest San Diego 2006
    “Patriot” 98 feet
  • 2nd Place Winner of the ASID Design Excellence Award 2003
    Residence over 3,500 square feet
  • 1st Place Winner of the ASID Design Excellence Award 2001
    Residence over 3,500 square feet
  • Winner of the ASID Design Excellence Award 1998
    Furniture Design
  • 1st Place Winner of the ASID Design Excellence Award 1998
    Residence over 3,500 square feet