Dara Merritt

Interior Designer


Dedicated to bringing her clients' visions to life, Dara Merritt is a designer on KCCT's interiors team whose focus is to create spaces that transform and enhance daily life. She has a background in healthcare and hospitality design.

Dara's interest in interior design sparked in college, where she ultimately earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design with a minor in Urban and Regional Planning from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is an active participant in the District of Columbia Building Industry Association's community builds and Habitat for Humanity. In her spare time, she enjoys art, travel, and food.

Years of Industry Experience

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Interior Design, Virginia Commonwealth University

Professional Licenses, Certifications, Memberships, and Associations
National Council for Interior Design Qualification 
Evidence-Based Design Accreditation and Certification