emerson jones, jr

Registered Architect

  • Member of ASID, American Society of Interior Designers
  • Graduate of Louisiana State University, LSU, Baton Rouge, LA, 2005, Bachelor of Interior Design, Minor in Business Administration
  • Over 10 years of Experience in Interior Design, High End Residential & Commercial Interiors

Harry Brannan

Vice President

Elizabeth Miller Brannan


Brannan Designs is a full service architectural, interior design & merchandising firm, capable of producing design and construction drawing packages for projects that meet the requirements as regulated by the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners.  We also provide specifications and purchasing/ Installation services for our clients of furniture, art and accessories.  We serve clients nationally in the healthcare, multi-family residential, and hospitality industries.  We also have experience in commercial office planning and tenant improvements.  We have worked with Corporate/Franchise Owners as well as Individual Business Owners who seek starting up their own new and innovative business concepts.

Brannan Designs was founded in 2005 by Elizabeth Miller Brannan.  Our team of professionals are dedicated and provide unmatched service to our clients.  Brannan Designs is registered as a Historically Underutilized Small Business (HUB) in the State of Texas. (Hispanic, Woman-owned Business) 

Elizabeth is a Native Houstonian and attended the University of Houston-College of Architecture.  Elizabeth and Harry both worked in the Hospitality Industry for many years, while attending College.  Elizabeth received her Architectural Professional Degree in 1994 and is a Registered Interior Designer in the State of Texas #11009.  She is currently processing for her architectural registration. Harry joined Brannan Designs full-time in 2012 after many years in Real Estate and Security industries.  Emerson, our architect of record, joined in 2017. Seneca joined in 2012.

Brannan Designs performs services for both large scale and small scale projects.  All of our clients are important to us, and we value each and every relationship.  Together, our professional team has experience in the Planning and Development of several project types- including Educational, Hospitality, Corporate/Offices, Healthcare, Retail, Government Facilities, Civic Facilities, Restaurants, Multi-family and Single Family Custom Homes.  Listening to the needs of our clients and understanding their work processes, we can provide a sound and quality design solution.

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  • Over 20 years of experience in the Architecture and Interior Design Industry
  • Graduate of the University of Houston College of Architecture, Bachelor of Architecture 1994, Professional Degree (BArch)
  • Registered Interior Designer in Texas, #11009 (RID)
  • Member of American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
  • Associate Member of the American Institute of Architects (Assoc. AIA)
  • Board Member of the University of Houston Architecture Alumni Association (UHAAA), 2005-2014.  President of UHAAA, 2012.
  • Member of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA) , Secretary 2010
  • Bilingual- English/Spanish
  • Member of Hispanic Women in Leadership (HWIL) 2012-2015 

about us

Seneca Cantrelle

ASID, Interior Designer

  • Business Administration
  • Over 12 years of experience in the safety and security Industry, working for companies such as Disney, The Methodist Hospital, & Space Center Houston.
  • Residential Real Estate Professional for over 7 years at Keller Williams
  • Cad Drafter and Designer
  • Over 17 years experience in the Architecture & Engineering Industry
  • Graduate of Prairie View A&M University, Bachelor of Architecture 2000, Cum Laude
  • Licensed Architect since 2008
  • Registrations: Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Colorado
  • REVIT specialist, Building Information Modeling (BIM)