Margaret Lauren Meriweather-Gouthro
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High School Diploma • May 2015 • Darlington High School
Graduated with honors from a private, college-preparatory boarding school. Seated orchestra concertmaster both junior and senior years, conservatory academy scholar. Placed first in the Young Artist Competition.
Diploma in Interiors, B.C.F.C.S • May 2019 • University of Georgia
Graduated Cum Laude, majoring in Furnishing and Interiors, and minoring in Spanish. Campus involvement include orchestra, and President of the NKBA student chapter during senior year. In co-ordination with Spanish minor, studied abroad a the University of Valencia, Spain.
Work Experience + Leadership
Design Intern • Shawna Underwood Interior Design • Washington D.C. • Summer 2018
Design intern responsible for assisting head designer with her personal design practice.. Responsibilities included: product sourcing, specification and pricing, site measurements, obtaining and requesting samples, assisting with presentation preparation, AutoCAD furniture plans, elevations and sections, renderings, assisting with purchasing and order management, project coordination with contractors and vendors, running errands, and assisting with project installations.
Kitchen and Bath Intern • Dalton Carpet One • Athens, GA • August 2017 - February 2018
Intern responsible for assisting both junior and senior designers with technical drawings and renderings. Proposed finishes within the Kitchen and Bath department, and selected tile, cabinet, and countertop products for customers. Contributed to overall organization of the show room, and created installation guides for the construction team.
Volunteer • Southeastern Show Home • Atlanta, GA • Spring 2017
Directed visitors throughout the venue, informing guests of featured designers and products on display within the home.
National Kitchen and Bath Association, Student Chapter Executive Board • Secretary 2017-2018 • President 2018 - 2019
AutoCAD, Interior Design, University of Georgia, Presentation Skills.