Meet The Team

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Belinda Ramos is a Connecticut Yankee with Latino roots whose cross-cultural vitality helps her read a variety of styles quickly and deftly draw from the strongest elements of each. She began her career in Boston working for designers in the city’s most desirable neighborhoods. Extensive travel to New York City and Miami’s South Beach honed her admiration for architectural and interior design diversity. A Washingtonian since 2001, Belinda has worked with the region’s top developers, designing model homes and the common areas for high-rise condominiums and apartment buildings. Belinda has a Fine Arts degree from Quinnipiac University, where she also studied Sociology and Law, a background that serves her well in her holistic approach to every project. Belinda’s keen sense of scale and color coordination is second only to her commitment to ensuring a positive process for all involved.

Hailing from Upstate NY, Laurie earned her Bachelor’s degree In Marketing from Siena College before moving to Northern Virginia “a bit ago”. Laurie Ryan is a seasoned sales and design professional with many years of experience in the furniture and real estate industry.
Laurie has explored all facets of staging design with modern farmhouse being amongst her favorites with Red House since 2015.
Laurie goes the extra mile to make sure each project is planned to perfection to show each property to its’ maximum potential, however large or small.
Outside of work Laurie loves family, friends, travel, boating and a great glass of Chardonnay. Cheers!

Sydney Gaskins was born and raised in southern Maryland and earned her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Interior Architecture  from UNC Greensboro. Sydney has been with Red House Staging for 6+ years and excels in staging luxury modern/contemporary homes and multi-unit developments

Over the course of her time with Red House she has cultivated and maintained long- lasting professional relationships with her clients gaining their the trust and loyalty to showcase their listings.

Outside of work Sydney enjoys spending time with her family and friends, loves to cook and loves any excuse for cocktail hour.

Bria Johnson has a background in Fashion, earning her Fashion Merchandising degree from The Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC. She has over 6 years of experience in Visual Merchandising, which has sharpened her eye for detail and exposed her to various forms of art and design. 

Evolving from Brooklyn roots Bria adds a cultivated and intricate “flare” to every stage no matter how complex or simple the space may be. Indulging in new cuisines, scooping out new art galleries and relaxing in a quiet bookstore are some of the things she hopes to continue, now being a newcomer to the DMV area

Hailing from Pittsburgh, PA, Amanda Bell has been a resident of the DMV for over 11 years. Graduating from LaRoche College in Pittsburgh with a BS in Interior Design and a minor in Facilities Management, where she found her love of simplicity and color in design.

Getting her start in the city, Amanda has worked 9 years designing restaurants and residential spaces in Baltimore, the DMV, and Miami; with projects ranging from small intimate spaces to bespoke luxury properties. Amanda has been with Red House Staging and Interiors for over 4 years, originally starting out as a Project Assistant and working her way up to Project Manager.

In her downtime Amanda enjoys spending time with friends and family, baking, and traveling for inspiration.