Meet Our Team
Petra M. Jakobskrueger – Owner, Interior Designer
Creative Partner is different from any interior design company in the SF Bay Area because of Petra’s unique skill set. Petra is not only a very talented kitchen and bath designer but also creates exceptional, functional floor plans tailored to her clients’ life style. Petra’s passion for home improvement and real estate round-up the perfect skill set to offer her customers a well-rounded and thought through process to remodel their homes with the least amount of stress and saving them a lot of headaches, time, and money. Petra knows exactly where to shop for your next project, can assist with the permit process, and has a team of experienced, reliable, and trusted contractors on-hand to make sure your remodeling project will get done right the first time and they way you envision it.
Born and raised in Germany, Petra lived in Spain for a while where she studied the Spanish language and culture. She’s traveled to many places in Europe before she moved to California in 2000 where she started her own business ‘Creative Partner’. Petra’s immaculate attention to detail, her exquisite European style, and her straight forward approach to things are invaluable assets for any remodeling project.
“It’s not about us, it’s about YOU.” is Petra’s mission when it comes to designing and planning your new space. Petra is gifted with excellent listening skills that allow her to really connect with her customers and ask the right questions to ensure the project gets done exactly the way you want it. Her design will reflect you! She has the ability to inspire and motivate people which helps tremendously when working with contractors and tradesmen. Petra speaks English, Spanish, and German.
Currently she’s working on her first kitchen remodeling book. She’ll share valuable tips and insights to make every kitchen remodel a success for the homeowner near and far.
Kate Woodard – Interior Designer
Kate Woodard is a home décor expert. She studied Interior Design in the heart of Chelsea, London. Spending her time in many countries, Kate travelled extensively around Europe learning culture and creativity to bring you her unique approach to interior design, offering you the class, elegance and edge of European Style. Kate creates beautiful spaces for you and your family to enjoy.
Making big decisions can be a stressful time, especially when those decisions involve your home. Kate breaks down the process into manageable stages, maintains strong relationships with vendors and receives trade discounts. You will find working with Kate saves you time and money. By listening and learning your world and what is of value to you, Kate takes the guess work out of your project to deliver style, comfort and function to your space.
Kate speaks English and Spanish.
If you’re ready to engage with a creative and strong partner for your next remodeling project, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 1 (408) 871 8100.