Director: Interior Designer - Michala Kodish

* Hons BDES Interior Architecture

* BTEC National Diploma in Design (The London Institute)

* Certificate in Interior Design (The London Institute)

* Professional member of the DINZ - Designers Institute of New Zealand


Michala was born and raised in London, completing a BTEC National Diploma in design and a certificate in Interior Design at the London College of Printing and distributive trades (The London Institute).  In 2003 after many years of worldwide travel she made a new life in New Zealand settling down with her kiwi husband where she studied a degree in Interior Architecture at Unitec.  Four years later, with two scholarships under her belt she graduated with an honours degree.

Working within the industry, completing many design projects enabled Michala to gain a vast knowledge of all aspects of interior design.  Through-out her career Michala's excellent communication and visual skills enabled her to develop and maintain strong relationships with her clients achieving innovative and creative design solutions. 

Michala is passionate about all things interior.  Whether it’s an existing interior needing a revamp, a new design concept for a retail environment, or preparing a house to sell the same amount of passion and enthusiasm is always applied.  'With a strong creative flair and practical approach to design solutions I always aim to surprise and delight my clients with our creative spaces'. 

Combining all of the above with Michala's passion for interior design inspired the company 'Galvanize Design' to transpire.