About Us

"Committed to Excellence" is an integral part of the design philosophy of Kitchens By Design owner and principal designer Cheryl Ryan. Cheryl is an award-winning designer with more than 20 years of experience in home design, remodeling, and new construction.

A graduate of Colorado State University, Cheryl holds a Bachelor of Science degree in housing and design. She is a Certified Kitchen Designer (CKD) by the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) and an Allied Member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), the Elm Grove Business Association and the Brookfield Chamber of Commerce.

The company’s work has been featured in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, M Magazine and on local television.

Cheryl has also volunteered her design and remodeling expertise for projects in the community. She provided interior design and space planning services for Gilda’s Club of Southeastern Wisconsin, and design and selections for the gathering space at St. Catherine Residence for Women in Milwaukee, and a variety of other design projects.

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Cheryl's Design Philosophy:

I am committed to excellence and quality with attention to detail and the specific needs of each client. I combine your desires with good design, aesthetics, and function while tailoring your needs. Invest in good design and quality work.

National Kitchen and Bath Association
American Society of Interior Designers
Crystal Cabinet Works


Mon-Fri: 8:30am to 5pm
Sat/Evenings: By Appointment

13104 Watertown Plank Road (in the old St. Mary's Church) | Elm Grove, WI 53122 | Phone: (262) 780-0845 | Fax: (262) 780-0857