2018 Award Winners

The results of the 2018 NKBA Northern California Design Competition were announced at the Design Competition Awards Gala held on November 15, 2018.
Congratulations to the winners!


Back Row. Left to Right: Sabrina Alfin; Samantha Sedler Hillstrom; Alexandra Volosciuc; Gloria Carlson, CKD;
Sara Jorgensen; Genie Nowicki, CKD, CBD; Deb Bayless, CKD, CBD; Jaclyn Christensen

Front Row. Left to Right: Darcy Tsung; Leslie Lamarre, CKD; Kyle Le; Alina Halloran

View the Photos from the DCA Gala.

Click on each award link below within the categories to view the project.

Judges’ Choice:

  • Kitchen. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build
    (1st Place Medium Kitchen B, Best Before & After Kitchen)
  • Bathroom. Sabrina Alfin. Sabrina Alfin Interiors
    Co-Designer: Darcy Tsung. Darcy Tsung Design
    (People’s Choice Bathroom, 2nd Place Medium Bathroom)

People’s Choice:

  • Kitchen. Jaclyn Christensen. IDF Studio
  • Bathroom. Sabrina Alfin. Sabrina Alfin Interiors
    Co-Designer: Darcy Tsung. Darcy Tsung Design
    (Judges’ Choice Bathroom, 2nd Place Medium Bathroom)

Small Kitchen:

  • 1st Place. Samantha Sedler Hillstrom. Case Design/Remodeling San Jose
    (University Electric Sponsor’s Choice)
  • 2nd Place. Samantha Sedler Hillstrom. Case Design/Remodeling San Jose

Medium Kitchen A:

  • 1st Place. Leslie Lamarre, CKD. TRG Architecture + Interior Design
    (Riggs Distribution Sponsor’s Choice)
  • 2nd Place. Sara Jorgensen. Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
  • 3rd Place. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build

Medium Kitchen B:

  • 1st Place. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build
    (Judges’ Choice Kitchen, Best Before & After Kitchen)
  • 2nd Place. Alina Halloran. Alina Halloran Design LLC
  • 3rd Place. Deb Bayless, CKD, CBD. Design For Keeps LLC

Powder Room or Small Bathroom:

  • 1st Place. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build
    (All Natural Stone Sponsor’s Choice)
  • 2nd Place. Leslie Lamarre, CKD. Co-Designer: Erica Shjeflo. TRG Architecture + Interior Design
  • 3rd Place. Alexandra Volosciuc. Case Design/Remodeling San Jose

Medium Bathroom:

  • 1st Place. Genie Nowicki, CKD, CBD. Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
    (Best Before & After Bathroom)
  • 2nd Place. Sabrina Alfin. Sabrina Alfin Interiors
    Co-Designer: Darcy Tsung. Darcy Tsung Design
    (Judges’ Choice Bathroom, People’s Choice Bathroom)
  • 3rd Place. Gloria Carlson, CKD. Harrell Remodeling, Inc.

Large Bathroom:

  • 1st Place. Sara Jorgensen. Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
  • 2nd Place. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build

Best Before & After:

  • Kitchen. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build
    (Judges’ Choice Kitchen, 1st Place Medium Kitchen B)
  • Bathroom. Genie Nowicki, CKD, CBD. Harrell Remodeling, Inc.
    (1st Place Medium Bathroom)

All Natural Stone:

  • Sponsor’s Choice. Kyle Le. Timeline Design + Build
    (1st Place. Powder Room or Small Bathroom)

Riggs Distribution:

  • Sponsor’s Choice. Leslie Lamarre, CKD. TRG Architecture + Interior Design
    (1st Place Medium Kitchen A)

University Electric:

  • Sponsor’s Choice: Samantha Sedler Hillstrom. Case Design/Remodeling San Jose
    (1st Place Small Kitchen)