Lisa Varano

Lisa Varano
Vice President & Founder

Experience and Qualifications:

Lisa Varano founded Design Network in 1994. Lisa is the director of all marketing, business and project management activities of the company. Her responsibilities include: programming, space planning, lighting design, furniture and equipment selection and specification, interior details and contract drawings, AutoCAD implementation, project management and contract administration.

Lisa is the project manager for several of the firms’ projects including Albany Medical Center, Adirondack Trust Company, Saratoga Hospital, Essex North Shore Agricultural School, and Beenox Headquarters.

Prior to starting Design Network, Lisa was a Senior Designer and Associate for a large architectural/engineering firm in upstate New York and served as project team member on numerous health care, corporate and educational related projects. Lisa has over 24 years of experience within the field of interior design; holds a NYS license in the field of Interior Design and is a LEED Accredited professional. She holds an AA Interior Design Degree from Bauder College, Miami Florida.