FOUNDER

Samantha Pennington is an artist and dynamic problem solver, with an unwavering commitment to create impactful experiences for all people through design. She received a BFA in Interior Design from Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD), where she was also awarded Most Outstanding Senior of Interior Design. She has since relocated to Washington, DC where she’s gained 16+ years of experience in architectural interior design and management (workplace, retail, multi-family, residential, and healthcare), experiential event production, and contract furniture sales. She is involved in architectural projects from initial client meetings to installation, ranging from small lobby renovations to 500,000 square feet new construction projects. She has worked for leading contract furniture manufacturers, coordinating the sell, specifications, and installation of furniture. In addition, she is the experiential event producer for corporate events and fashion shows.

Samantha founded Penn District LLC in 2015, a full service design firm in Washington, DC. Samantha’s leadership and experience make Penn District well suited to deliver cutting-edge work that speaks to the level of quality their clients are looking for. She uses a collaborative approach, partnering with clients to solve their design problems, ensuring they reach their goals and she delivers the most optimal design.

CREDENTIALS

LICENSED INTERIOR DESIGNER District of Columbia, August 2010-Current

CERTIFIED INTERIOR DESIGNER National Council for Interior Design Qualification, Certification, April 2010-Current

PROJECT EXPERIENCE

CREATIVE THEORY AGENCY

Thrive Global: You Are Not Alone Campaign, Project Management 2021

Bevel: Fit For A King Campaign, Project Management 2020

HICKOK COLE ARCHITECTS

1133 N Capitol (Multi-Family), Interior Architecture & Design 2021

Pivotal (Workplace), Interior Architecture & Design 2020

801 Rhode Island (Multi-Family), Interior Architecture & Design 2019

200 I Street SE DC Renovation, 350,000 sq ft, Interior Architecture, Design, & Furniture, 2011

RTKL ASSOCIATES

DARPA New Construction, 300,000 sq ft, Interior Architecture, Design, & Furniture, 2011

FDA 71 & 75 New Construction, 475,000 sq ft, Interior Architecture & Design, 2009

DESIGN GROUP

Goodwill Columbus Renovation, 96,000 sq ft, Interior Architecture, Design, and Furniture, 2006

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