Barbara Tallent, IIDA


It’s difficult to find a project type Barbara hasn’t worked on in her more than 20 year career in interior design.  Her creativity and passion for working with clients to develop the best, most functional and aesthetically pleasing environments keep her energetic and looking forward to the next project.  Barbara believes the synergy of pairing interior design and architecture create the best solutions for users. 

As MHM’s Director of Interior Design, Barbara enjoys sharing her expertise with staff and students.   She serves on UT’s College of Architecture and Design’s Dean Advocacy Board and the Interior Architecture Advocacy Board, along with professional organizations and local civic groups.  Her work has received numerous accolades and awards, including Tennessee’s American Society of Interior Design’s top award for Corporate Renovation. / 865 357-5605