RI Kitchen & Bath’s Technical Design Team explores every possible option for your project. With a keen eye for interior design, they work side-by-side with the design team adding value and their eye for design and selections every step of the way.
They help you make good decisions when it comes to material selections and ensure that your newly remodeled space flows with the rest of the home and meets your family’s needs.
Joanna Parillo, Technical Designer
“A dream doesn’t become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work” — Colin Powell
Joanne is a Technical Designer for RIKB, specializing in CAD drawings for kitchen and bath projects as well as utilizing the 2020 Program for kitchens and perspective drawings. Joanne joined RIKB in 1999 initially as a receptionist, then customer service and a BIY Specialist. She has been a Technical Designer for RIKB since 2011, working closely with the designers to build accurate drawings and specifications. She enjoys seeing the photos of the clients’ finished projects and is proud to say she had a part in bringing their dream kitchen or bath to completion.
A graduate of the Community College of Rhode Island with an Associate Degree in Art, Joanne also earned a Certificate in Interior Design, Drafting and Architectural Designs from the Hall Institute of Technology. She has also taken courses at the Rhode Island School of Design in Drawing and Interior design courses as well a Beginner and Advanced 2020.
Joanne enjoys spending quality family time with her husband, daughters, and two dogs. She paints as a hobby and creates custom murals for the Toll Gate High School in Warwick, RI.
Erin Doherty, Technical Designer
“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” — Robin Williams
Since the start of 2014, Erin has been the Technical Designer at Rhode Island Kitchen & Bath after spending time as the showroom coordinator and BIY specialist at the company. Previous to RIKB, she spent four years in the kitchen and bath industry as a designer and production coordinator. She specializes in the preparation of CAD drawings, specifications, renderings and 2020 layouts and enjoys giving each client the space of their dreams. Being part of a team that goes above and beyond to make that dream a reality is something she feels fortunate to experience at RIKB.
She is a graduate of Interior Design from New England Institute of Technology and her strength is special planning and finding creative ways to make each project fit her client’s specific needs.
In her spare time, she likes to make DIY projects and crafts, watch football and go camping with her family, friends and beloved dog, Jessie.