Stanton named Designer of Distinction

Keith Stanton, ASID, NCIDQ, CHID awarded 2020 Designer of Distinction by ASID AZ North

Mesa, AZ, August 31, 2020 – Keith Stanton, ASID, NCIDQ, CHID – Director of Design Development at Thoma-Holec Design, LLC, was named the 2020 Designer of Distinction by ASID Arizona North. This award recognizes an ASID professional member who exemplifies a commitment to the profession as demonstrated by a significant, high-quality body of work representing excellence in interior design. The award celebrates attention to social concerns within the interior design profession and the expression of creative, innovative concepts that have advanced the profession and helped transform lives. Nominees must be ASID professional members in good standing who have practiced interior design for at least 10 years.

Stanton is a recognized expert on senior living design and strategy with unique expertise in healthcare design. He is an industry thought leader and is NCIDQ Certified, a LEED Green Associate, a past-president of the ASID Arizona North Chapter, a member of the ASID National Ethics Committee, a Certified Healthcare Interior Designers (CHID) and Chair of the ASID Adaptive Living Task Force. Keith is responsible for design direction of interior spaces, budgeting, and decisions regarding safety and welfare of senior living residents through his knowledge of construction techniques and design materials. He joined Thoma-Holec Design in 2014 after spending time in a variety of fine art and commercial design industries throughout New York, Washington, D.C., and Arizona.

“I am proud and excited for Keith to be given this honor,” said LuAnn Holec, Principal at Thoma-Holec Design. “He truly is a Designer of Distinction and I look forward to his contributions to the senior living interior design process, especially as it relates to safe and healthy environments.”

During his six years of service to Thoma-Holec Design, Keith has been a driving force in the company’s expansion in both new construction, renovation, and remodeling design. The company’s current portfolio includes hundreds of senior living communities throughout the US and Canada.

About Thoma-Holec Design, LLC
Thoma-Holec Design specializes in interior design for senior living. With award-winning designers who understand the aspects of aging that influence design, our projects are thoughtfully planned to subtly support residents’ needs. Our innovative designs reflect the region and resident demographic of each community, increasing its marketability and the owner’s return on investment. With international expertise that includes remodeling, repositioning, and new construction of independent, assisted and memory care communities, Thoma-Holec Design’s portfolio reflects the most current trends in senior industry design, technology and care. For more information, visit