Program 1:00 p.m.
Featured Speaker: Joyce Buxton
“Dignified Design for Graceful Aging"
National Avenue Christian Church Gallery
1515 South National Ave. Springfield
With a 34 year reputation for creativity and innovative design solutions, Joyce Buxton provides the leadership, vision, and direction for the interior design practice at Buxton Kubik Dodd Design Collective. Joyce continues to share her passion for this field, using her vast expertise to meet both the aesthetic and functional needs of each client. With a commitment to excellence in every detail of the project, Joyce is credited with hundreds of successful projects, numerous design awards, an extensive resume, and a volunteer record of giving back to her community and profession. Her commitment to the profession extends from the local to the national level. A recipient of the 2010 Presidential Citation Award, Joyce was recognized by NCIDQ (the National Council for Interior Design Qualification) for her outstanding service to the organization. Fortunately, Joyce complements her huge storehouse of knowledge with a genuine desire to share and help train the next generation of designers to continue to create outstanding interior environments for the firm’s clients. http://www.buxtonkubikdodd.com
Joyce said: "A well-designed residence can address the needs of anyone, regardless of age or physical limitations, to allow for the occupant to live a safer and higher functional life supported in the most person of environments, their home."
Suggest reference books for further information on this subject:
- “The Accessible Home, designing for all ages and abilities” by Deborah Pierce
- 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design by the Department of Justice
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