Mesa, AZ: Thoma-Holec Design announced that Interior Designer Lisa Warnock will be joining Thoma-Holec Design as Principal, effective October 24, 2021. Lisa will lead the launch of the new Northwest Studio in Portland, OR, specializing in senior living, multi-family and hospitality design. She will work alongside LuAnn Thoma-Holec, Principal Owner, to further expand the Thoma-Holec Design brand into new sectors.
Lisa is an accomplished interior designer with over 20 years of experience in senior living, multi-family, and hospitality. Lisa earned her BA in Interior Design at Marylhurst University, and since then, she’s had much success as an interior designer leading various award-winning projects within senior living, multi-family, and hospitality. Lisa’s extensive design knowledge, experience, and work ethic led her to multiple promotions earning the title of Principal, and most recently, Director of Housing Interiors at LRS Architects, where she was responsible for client management, business development, and the overall design direction of projects.
Aside from her extensive interior design knowledge, Lisa is also a talented public speaker with the most recent speaking engagements at the 2021 EFA Conference. She is well recognized in the industry for her passion for championing better practices to serve our most vulnerable citizens. In 2020 Lisa was the EFA Design Champion for her innovation to improve the daily life of residents by incorporating lighting strategies that automatically distribute the proper color and output of light to improve comfort and safety. In addition to her design work, Lisa is a member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America and served on the Lighting for the Aged and Partially Sighted Committee.
” I have long admired the amazing work that Thoma-Holec Design does, and I am thrilled to be a part of it! I feel so very grateful to be able to learn from and grow with the best out there, and the very talented LuAnn Holec,” says Lisa Warnock.
“Thoma-Holec Design is so fortunate to have Lisa joining our team. Lisa brings a level of expertise that will open additional doors for us, as well as a wealth of knowledge to our current senior housing sector,” says LuAnn Thoma-Holec, Principal Owner at Thoma-Holec Design.
About Thoma-Holec Design: Thoma-Holec Design was founded in 2006 by LuAnn Thoma-Holec, FASID, and is now a national award-winning senior living design firm with passion and expertise for designing comfortable, functional, innovative, and dignified environments for seniors. Our team offers specialized skills in designing practical yet elegant environments for the senior living market and multi-family.