About Us:

Kathleen Kaiser-Rifken ASID CID: CEO and Director of Interior Design for Kaiser Rifken Design Group. 


Kathleen earned her B.A. Degree in Interior Design and has been practicing in the field of Interior Design for over 25 years. Kathleen is a Certified Interior Designer (CID) in the State of California and a Professional Member of The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). She has served as a lecturer and educator within the Architecture and Interior Design community. Believing strongly in community service, Kathleen actively volunteers her time on many boards and committees. She has served on the Board of Trustees for the Los Angeles Ronald McDonald and the Board of Directors for the American Society of Interior Designers, Los Angeles. KRDG client interior design projects have earned numerous awards and recognitions. Our client projects have appeared on architectural tours, on TV and radio and have been published in many trade journals, books and magazines.

Designer West Magazine

(Article published)

TV Asashi, Japan

(Interior Design and Architecture in America, Video Documentary)

Press Telegram Newspaper

(Article Published)

Awards & Recognition

Kaiser Rifken Design Group


Founded: 1989

Owner: Kathleen Kaiser-Rifken

Certifications: ASID, CID


Areas of expertise:  Residential and Commercial Interior Design, Project Management and Purchasing. 

Company Profile

American Society of Interior Designers

(Los Angeles Member of the Board of Directors)

ASID Adele Faulkner Award

(Outstanding Community Service)

Design / Build Magazine

(Article Published, Project on cover)

Ronald McDonald House

("Labor of Love" Award, Project Chair)

Los Angeles Times

(Article Published)

Celebrity Executive Office Showcase

(Long Beach, CA.)

Sunset Magazine

(Project Published)

designer of interior solutions