From concept to construction and move-in, our team of experienced commercial interior designers is with you every step of the way, making sure your space works as hard as you do. Our office and restaurant designs build brands and drive results. Meet the team that makes it happen.

Carrie Frye

Owner and Lead Designer

Our team is led by owner Carrie Frye, a 20-year veteran of commercial interior design. She founded Carrie Frye Commercial Interior Design in 2013, with a vision to bring innovative, custom-built design to each project.


Carrie has been a major force behind many great spaces in the Charlotte region and beyond. Her restaurant projects include La Belle Helene, The Crunkleton, Sea Level, Living Kitchen, Yafo Kitchen, Midwood Smokehouse, Viva Chicken and The Pump House. Her designs also include 100,000+-square-foot offices for corporations such as Ingersoll Rand, Valspar and Snyder's Lance Corp. 


Under Carrie’s leadership, CFID brings the right blend of designers, architects and project managers to take your project from ideation to opening day.

Nan Miller Johnson, NCIDQ

Senior Designer

Nan is a commercial interior designer who specializes in office, hospitality, multi-family and restaurant design. She works closely with clients to reach their goals, bringing a well-rounded project approach that includes everything from design to implementation.


During her 18-plus years in design, Nan has worked with high-profile clients, including Ingersoll Rand, Lance Corporate (now Snyder’s-Lance) and United Technologies (now Collins Aerospace). She has designed a number of LEED-certified projects, and her work on Ingersoll Rand won a Talking Walls Award from the U.S. Green Building Council.

Lisa Baker, NCIDQ and LEED AP


Lisa has been designing commercial and corporate interiors for more than 18 years for clients in the hospitality, higher education, health care and banking sectors. She brings the full design skill set to every project, from space planning, technical drawings and construction documents to finish selection, furniture procurement and installation. Lisa's strong project management orientation ensures every client gets the close attention to detail they deserve. 

Commercial Interior Designer | Charlotte, NC | info@cfidstudio.com | 704.996.7706

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