Inspired on a daily basis by the uniqueness of each project - the style of the home, family dynamics, how colors affect the mood in a room...every homes' opportunities and challenges are the things that make the creative juices flow at our firm.

We pride ourselves on our ability to translate your personal style and the way you live into the home you have always wanted. Our experience and vast resources allow us to pull all of the right elements together to make your house a home. We want you to fall in love with your new space, feel proud of your home and enjoy it for the way you live.

Kate Regan

Owner and Designer

Kate Regan established The Sitting Room in 2003. A designer, merchant, wife and mother of two young twin girls, Kate understands the need for a home to be as functional as it is beautiful. Her design work has been featured on HGTV and in several local and national publications.

" Kate is exceptional at picking out your individual style and is fun to work with. She loves color and chooses the perfect combinations. "

Kate's classic design sensibilities drive her. She divides her time between managing design projects and curating the boutique to reflect the vision of The Sitting Room - a place where clients can linger or collect new pieces, be inspired and always receive outstanding service.

Nan Sloan

Interior Designer

For more than 15 years, Nan has been a highly respected member of the local design community. She spent many years as a regular design expert on HGTV and her work has been published in local and national magazines.

" Nan is a great interior designer with attention to detail and excellent customer service. I recommend her again and again. "

As a mother of a teenage daughter and adult son, Nan truly understands how a home evolves as the dynamics of the family change. She has the unique ability to always make the process fun and enjoyable, as her loyal clients will attest, with truly fabulous results.

Megan Jackson Meder

Interior Designer

Megan is a Lake Minnetonka native and LOVES the field of interior design. Megan has been in the design industry for 15 years, specializing in construction selections and high-end custom furniture. Her design expertise is featured periodically on Twin Cities Live. From ultra modern to ultra traditional, Megan will makes sure a client's home reflects the very best of their taste.

" Megan is such an amazing designer! She designed our house when we built and we couldn't have been happier with the outcome! "

When not at work, Megan likes to spend time with her husband, daughter and cavachon in Minneapolis. From dog parks to the newest eatery, Megan and her family enjoy exploring The Cities. Megan is an allied ASID designer.

Mari Jo Mundahl

Interior Designer

Mari Jo comes to The Sitting Room with 20+ years in the business! She has a great reputation among her clients, and is well known for her inspiring, well manicured work. Mari Jo has received several ASID awards, and has been featured in local design magazines all throughout her career. Along with her local Midwest clients, she has a repertoire of projects across the nation to boast as well.

" She brought years of experience to my project, which gave me the confidence to trust her with my whole house. Her enthusiasm makes it clear: she loves to design! "

In her free time, you can find her on a plane visiting her kids around the US. Her travel doesn't stop there, as she travels globally for adventure, and loves all things outdoors. She pulls from her travels to bring new ideas to every project she starts. Mari Jo is an allied ASID designer

Hannah Peters

Design Assistant

Hannah is our newest interior design assistant. She helps her designers with anything and everything to streamline the design process. She is assists with selections, pricing, creating quotes, client meetings and general clerical tasks to keep her designers on track. As our previous store manager, Hannah creates a welcoming feeling for all clients in the office.

" Hannah's talent is so natural. She is driven, helpful and efficient in her work. "

Hannah has a degree in graphic design from SDSU and a fresh marketing background. Combing her talents, Hannah also manages our social media outreach and website. When Hannah isn't busy at work, she spends time outside with her husband, and manages her dog's instagram account. She is also taking classes to be a NKBA Certified Designer.

Tara Engel

Design Assistant

Tara joined The Sitting Room team at the beginning of 2020! She has great experience in the interior design world, and loves to get her hands on to new projects, big or small! Tara has an interior design degree from the University of Minnesota.

" Tara comes to us with great taste and impeccable style. She is classic, yet shows great creativity and ingenuity when taking on design projects! "

Before Tara came to us, she spent the last 8 months travelling the world! From making Khoa Soi food in Thailand to enjoying local festivites in Germany, Tara has a serious travel bug and some great stories! Now back in the states, her husband and her enjoy visiting family in Wisconsin on the weekends, and binge watching The Office and Schitt's Creek.