M.A. Interior Design, San Francisco State University
B.A., California State Polytechnic University, SLO
Graduates Studies in Interior Design and Architecture, Oregon State University
Alinde Flaherty Herron joined Saddleback College as a full time instructor in the Fall of 2005 . Her responsibilities include instruction in a variety of coursework in the Interior Design Department, including: Rendering and Rapid Visualization, Illustration, Studio II, Fundamentals of Lighting, and Design and Color Theory.
Prior to joining Saddleback College full time, Alinde worked at Saddleback College and Mt. Sac as associate faculty in Interior Design. She also spent five years teaching various subjects at the Design Institute of San Diego..She has worked in the field of residential and commercial Interior Design and
also has her own consultation business.
In her spare time, Alinde enjoys playing tennis, golf, travel, theater and reading.
Honors and Awards
ASID Professional Education Award Recipient
NCIDQ Western Regional Jury Team Leader 2004 to present
Featured Designer, San Diego Downtown Home Tour
American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)
NCIDQ National Council for Interior Design Qualification