Our Team

JSE Design’s approach is to tailor a specific collaborative of contractors, architects, and makers to meet the unique needs of each

project. Of course, the most important collaboration to us starts in-house with our own team.

Jared Sherman Epps

CEO / OWNER

With over a decade of experience, Jared Epps’ notable skill in conceptual design has earned him a reputation as one of New York’s preeminent interior designers. A graduate of Pratt Institute's prestigious Interior Design program, he began his career at the world-renowned hospitality design firm BBGM. As CEO/Owner of JSE Design, Jared oversees all aspects of each project from conceptual design through completion ensuring that his keen eye for the marriage of form and function are executed in each phase.

Diane Hwang

HOSPITALITY DESIGN MANAGER

As a graduate with her BFA from The New York Institute of Technology, Diane's creativity and technical skills rival the best in the industry. Mastery of capturing and translating beautiful designs to captivating presentations has made her an invaluable member of the JSE Design team.

Jamel Williams

RESIDENTIAL DESIGN MANAGER

As a recent MFA graduate from Pratt Institute, Jamel has used his education and past experiences to fully equip him with the capability of creating both functional and beautiful spaces while placing the clients’ needs and lifestyles at the forefront of all he does. With a keen eye for detail and hunger for success, each space he carefully curates fuels his passion for design.

Emily Vollo

JUNIOR DESIGNER

After growing up in a small town outside of Rochester, New York, Emily studied Architectural Design at Hobart and William Smith Colleges. Completing four years in the Finger Lakes, she went on to pursue her masters in Interior Design at Pratt Institute. Utilizing her strong sense of conceptual design and creative problem solving strengths, Emily creates breathtaking interiors.

Aidan Han

JUNIOR DESIGNER

Originally from Korea, Aidan moved to New York to attend the prestigious Pratt Institute. His creative design solutions and attention to detail have made him an integral and invaluable part of JSE Design.