Monday, December 25, 2006

Designer Bio - Lisa Turner

Age: 48

Hometown: Los Angeles, California, and currently resides there

Profession: Owner of Interior Obsession

Education: Associate's degree from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles

Lisa was born and raised in Los Angeles. She has a degree in interior design from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising in Los Angeles. She owns her own firm called Interior Obsession in Beverly Hills, California, where she says she works all day and all night.

Designing both residential and commercial properties, Lisa has been published in several magazines including the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Magazine, Black Enterprise and Homes of Color. She has also received honors and awards including the Dupont Antron Design Award, Southern California Building Industry Award and the √Član Award.

Lisa is married with two college-aged children and says she still has talent that needs to be discovered. She loves interior design and says she's never looked back since 1980, when she graduated from interior design school.