Hodges is the principal in the firm of Steve Hodges
Associates, Inc., a Lexington, NC furniture design
and marketing firm. A freelance designer since
1974, Mr. Hodges has designed bedroom, dining
room, occasional and upholstery in all styles
and price points for many of the leading furniture
manufacturers in North America.
holds the B.F.A. in Painting and Printmaking from
Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond,
VA, and a diploma in Furniture Design from the
Kendall School of Design in Grand Rapids, MI.
Hodges is a member and former president of the
American Society of Furniture Designers, the Industrial
Designers Association of America, the Grand Rapids
Furniture Designers Association and the Furniture
History Society. He has written extensively and
is a frequent speaker to numerous industry associations
and trade groups on the subject of furniture design.
His writings have appeared in FDM, Wood &
Wood Products and Modern Woodworking.