The Gals

Click on photos below for all the gals' full stories and contact information

  • Tricia Dabney

    Owner/Interior Designer

    Tricia grew up on a farm in Biggsville, IL, with her father, Ray Fogarty. Most of her earlier jobs included baling hay, moving livestock and destasseling corn. While going to college she worked at Larry Baker Decorating in Monmouth, IL for four years selling flooring, paint, wallpaper and more.
  • Valli Daniel

    Interior/Showroom Designer

    Valli always loved to design, even before she knew that’s what she was doing. From an early age she loved anything to do with color, texture, furniture, and accessories. She was obsessed with dollhouses growing up and was constantly changing the fabrics and wallpapers as styles changed. Her mom had wonderful tastes and had Interior Designers decorate their homes- always letting Valli tag along.
  • Syn Troiani

    Showroom & Window Treatments

    Syn Troiani is the newest member of the High Cotton team. She started out as a client and is now our Jane of All Trades in the showroom as well as designing & selling our Custom Window Treatments.
  • Minka Judson

    Showroom Sales

    Minka Judson uses her amazing gifts of warmth & enthusiasm working with our in-store customers and pitching in with whatever is needed, in addition to her "real job" as a local teacher. A dear friend of Tricia, Minka has a love for High Cotton & a dedication to whatever she does that inspires us all.