MELISSA BERRY | owner & Lead designer
After graduating from the University of Dayton, Melissa went on to study jewelry design in Southern California. Wearable design quickly and organically transformed into interior design of all varieties. Once her studies were complete she headed back to Ohio in 2007 and opened Root'd - Cincinnati style. Her dreams of the West grew and she later moved to Park City, Utah in 2008, opening Root'd on Main St. in 2011. With over 13 years of design experience she thrives on exploring past and present trends - finding inspiration in experiences and people.
The joy of her career as an Interior Designer comes from getting to know clients on a personal level and working with them on a one-on-one basis. She anticipates the discovery of new trends while keeping in mind timeless design.
She lives for weekend hangs with her tribe and is inspired by them daily- husband Dave, sons Kevin & Luc and dogs Buckley & Moose.
CAROLYN STAM | designer, Social media & web manager
Born and raised in Rochester, NY; Carolyn graduated from the State University of New York, College at Oneonta with a degree in Fashion & Textiles. She focused on areas of interest in Textile Science, Interior Design and Buying Strategy.
Her time spent in Italy in 2014 fostered her love for design, aesthetic and travel. Following her international stint, Carolyn moved to Utah and has lived in Salt Lake City for the past two years with her pup Charlie - follow the duo on Instagram at #adventureswithchuckandcare.
She has a passion for the outdoors, good conversation, and road trips.
Bree payne | retail manager
Growing up in Utah, Bree always enjoyed skiing, hiking and all that the beautiful Wasatch Mountains have to offer. A retail veteran with years of experience - her passions lie in visual merchandising, fashion and interpreting current home and commercial design trends.
Bree draws inspiration from travels with her husband, Jake and their pug, Voldi. The three currently reside in downtown Salt Lake City.
On any given day you can find Bree and Jake on the tennis court, trying out a new Thai restaurant or spending time with family. PS. She owns over 200 lipsticks.