New Angle Designs of Cape Cod, MA founded in 2010 by owner and principal designer Kathy Coady, had been a dream of Kathy’s for years. After working in the high-end retail furniture industry, Kathy realized her passion was in selling design solutions. She started New Angle Designs independently out of her home. Today, the company includes a full team of designers, backed by extensive education and experience, working in a 1,500-square-foot studio in Yarmouthport.
Meet the team
Kathy Coady, ASID, principal designer
Kathy Coady received a degree in interior design from The Chamberlayne School of Design in Newton, MA. Her extensive travels have given her the opportunity to observe many cultures and lifestyles around the world. For 15 years, she worked in high-end retail furniture industry and was a top producer for premier companies in Metro Boston and on Cape Cod.
Kathy’s background includes both residential, commercial projects and all aspects of interior design. Additionally, Kathy is an experienced project manager who has overseen construction projects both large and small. She enjoys traveling, the arts, and spending time with her family and dog along the beautiful shores of Cape Cod Bay. Kathy is a member of the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Cape Cod, which recognized her with the BRICC award in 2013 for the Best Living Room Design. Kathy is also a member of the American Society of Interior Design and the Interior Design Society.
Lucia Hart-Miller, interior designer
Lucia Hart-Miller is a native of Cape Cod. Her passion for design is inspired by the rich combinations of color, texture, and organic forms that the Cape offers. Lucia’s specialty is space planning—creating the most efficient use of space. She graduated in 2012 from The New England Institute of Art, earning a Bachelor of Science in interior design. Prior to joining New Angle Designs, Lucia worked as a design assistant in a kitchen and bath showroom. Lucia is a member of the American Business Woman’s Association and the Cape Cod Young Professionals.
Susan Foss, interior designer
Susan Foss graduated in 2004 from Savannah College of Art and Design with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. After working in New York City for 5 years as a hospitality designer, Susan entered sales in 2008, offering premier brands of fabrics, wall coverings, furniture, and rugs. In 2010, Susan and her husband moved to the Cape to start a family. She now has 2 young daughters.
Donna Sullivan, officer manager
Originally from Tuxedo, NY, Donna Sullivan moved to Cape Cod in 1985. She started her career working in the hospitality industry and quickly rose from employee to manager of her department. Donna brings to New Angle Designs the knowledge and experience to manage all phases of the business. She enjoys cooking, gardening, travel, and spending time with her family and grandchild.