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Welcome to the team!

Ci Design, a multidisciplinary architecture firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Tim Schelfe, FASID, CID, as Principal and Director of Interior Design and Procurement. This strategic leadership hire positions the firm for continued growth and expansion in interior design services.

In his new role, Schelfe will collaborate with the firm’s interior design practice, drive business development, provide strategic visioning, guide project execution and implement best practices for procurement. He brings more than 35 years of professional design experience in leadership positions at BSB Design, JDavis and Schelfe & Associates.

“As a licensed interior designer, leader and business entrepreneur, Tim Schelfe will advance our interior design services across our commercial projects, from multi-family to mixed-use and retail,” said CEO and President of Ci Design John Larsen.

Throughout his extensive and distinguished career, Schelfe has received more than 40 design awards for his diverse portfolio in multi-family, hospitality, commercial, senior living and custom residential interior design. He is a distinguished Fellow of the American Society of Interior Designers and served as Chair of the National Board of Directors for ASID and as a Past President of the ASID Carolinas Chapter.

“Tim’s commitment to design excellence and his creative vision will shape a new and exciting approach to our interior design practice,” said Principal of Ci Design Chris Bauer. “His expertise will provide excellent mentorship for our interior design staff.”

About Ci

Ci turns development ideas into reality as an acknowledged leader in commercial, science & technology and industrial project design. Ci integrates services in architecture, master planning, landscape architecture, environmental graphics, lab and manufacturing planning, interior design, change management and strategy to deliver distinctive design solutions. The firm’s offices in Baltimore, Maryland; Boston, Massachusetts; DC Metro; Greenville, South Carolina and Raleigh, North Carolina work collaboratively to shape projects domestically and internationally. For more information on Ci Design and how we can help you with your next project, email


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