Jolene LindnerMeet this month's Spotlight Designer, Jolene Lindner. JL Interior Design is a full-service, interior design company based in San Francisco, CA. Jolene has a lifelong passion for art and design and took college level architecture classes in high school. However, her practical parents strongly urged her to get a college degree in something that had a wider application: business, as a result, she got a degree in Business Finance from the University of Portland, OR. After working on the foreign currency-trading floor for eight years, as a V.P. Corporate Foreign Exchange Specialist, for Wells Fargo Bank; she followed her life-long passion and returned to school to get a degree in Interior Design from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in San Francisco, CA. Life happened quickly between 2008 – 2013, Jolene got married, graduated school, had a baby, worked at two high-end interior design companies based in San Francisco, CA and started her own company. Today her team is comprised of herself, Lindsey Krystofiak and Courtney Wells – specializing in residential interiors (remodels, new construction and décor) for families.
Company: JL Interior Design, LLC
Location: San Francisco, CA
Favorite Design Trend: Blurring of style lines – I love mixing old with new, re-purposing and giving new life to existing pieces the client already owns, incorporating multiple finishes in one room so it looks curated over time.
Favorite Design Quote: "A house is a product, a home is a process." –Author Unknown
To see more of Jolene's work, visit her website here.