Who We Are

Pam McPeak, ASID
||  We are a client-centered design company
constructing your space with multi-functional ways to live, work, and play conveying your unique environment, vision, and brand.  ||
Services in: Residential, Commercial, Healthcare, & Senior Living across the USA + Contactless design 

Pam McPeak, ASID, owner of Southern Places, Inc. an Interior Design Firm, 

continues her straightforward and hands-on approach to rendering her client’s needs. 

"Great design is more than just pretty pictures in a magazine, it is an essential part of everyone's life -- it takes you from point a to b allowing for multi-functional ways to live, work, and play -- achieving the environment you deserve."


◘ Incorporated Southern Places, Inc. in 1986

◘ 100% Women-Owned Business 


Education and Affiliations 

◘ Graduate, Kendall School of Design, Degree in Interior Design, Grand Rapids, Michigan

◘ Attended University of Aberdeen, Scotland, Summer Program

◘ Professional Member, ASID (American Society of Interior Designers)

◘ NCIDQ Certificate #001622 (National Council Interior Designer Qualification)

◘ South Carolina Chairperson, Legislation, ASID Carolinas Chapter, 1991

◘ Member of the South Carolina Region of NEWH (Network of Executive Women in Hospitality)

15 Reviews
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2019

My husband and I bought a fixer-upper that needed attention. The amount of work needed demanded a designers touch. Having looked at several designers in the area, I kept coming back to Southern Plac...Read More

Ann Byrd
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Mar 2020

I just kept returning to Pam’s website and the photos there while searching for a designer to help me with my new home — as I became overwhelmed with the many decision I needed to make. She was true t...Read More

Sara Fawcett
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Apr 2019

I truly enjoyed working with Pam on a major living room/den/kitchen remodel/redecoration project. She is certainly talented, but beyond that, she is flexible, open to ideas and creative in accomplish...Read More

Ann Lang
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Oct 2017

Southern Places/Pam McPeak did an amazing job on my kitchen and half bath remodel. She did a wonderful job combining my style with a timeless design while being budget conscious. I was thrilled with...Read More

Tim Alderman
Relationship: ColleagueProject Date: Aug 2017

I have worked with Pam on various residential projects. The pleasure she has pleasing her clients with exactly what they want in their home and in their budget comes across in her designs and creativi...Read More

Keri Wise
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Mar 2017

From the very beginning Southern Places, Inc. has been the absolute most amazing company to work with. From the initial consultation, working with contractors, negotiations and finally installation, ...Read More

John Herrick
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2016

I hired Pam McPeak of Southern Places to decorate my gameday condo after researching Columbia decorators on the internet. She asked me to complete a questionnaire that she had developed to help her u...Read More

Lynn Watts
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2016

Pam was able to take the vision I had for my dining room and make it a reality. She is incredibly easy to work with and made my first experience with a design professional a fun one. She listened car...Read More

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