Elizabeth B. Carter, IIDA, NCIDQ

Louisiana State University, Bachelor of Interior Design with Minor in Architecture, 1990

Registered Interior Designer, State of Louisiana
License No. 1129
NCIDQ Certificate No. 014875

Elizabeth Carter Interior Design, LLC - Sr. Designer / Owner (2001 - Present)
Louisiana State University - Department of Interior Design - Adjunct Professor - 2011

Better Business Bureau (BBB) - Member Since 2005
Business Associates of Baton Rouge (BABR) - Vice President 2016, Member-At-Large 2011, Membership Chair 2009, Orientation Chair 2007, Member-at-Large 2006, Vice-President 2004
International Facility Management Association (IFMA), Baton Rouge Chapter - Associate Member 2006-2011
International Interior Design Association (IIDA), Delta Regional Chapter (LA, MS, AR) - Past President/Executive Advisor 2014-2015, President 2013-2014, President-Elect 2012-2013, VP of Professional Development 2010-2012, VP of Forums 2008-2010
Louisiana Restaurant Association (LRA) - Member 2009-2011
Society for Design Administration (SDA) - Member-at-Large 2016, Member-at-Large 2011 PartnersOne - Member Since 2001
Jambalaya Trade Exchange - Member Since 2012

St. George Catholic Church - Member of the Building/Executive Committee - 2013 to present, Member of the Sacred Arts Committee - 2014 to present, Member of the Environmental Committee - 2009 to present
Alzheimer's Association - Designed Charlie's Place Respite Center - Pro Bono
Baton Rouge Little Theatre - Volunteer Ticket Scanner and Usher - 2013 to present

IIDA Award of Recognition - Healthcare Design - 2007
IIDA Award of Recognition - Corporate Design - 2008
IIDA Award of Recognition - Hospitality Design - 2008
IIDA Award of Recognition - Residential Design - 2008
IIDA Award of Recognition - Institutional Design - 2011
IIDA Award of Recognition - Healthcare Design - 2014

2009 Louisiana Women's Conference - Panel Speaker
2010 Louisiana Women's Conference - Lecturer

Baton Rouge Business Report - Entrepreneurial Spotlight - December 2013
The Rouge Collection - Business Highlight - January 2014
Baton Rouge Business Report - "Mix and Mingle - Networking Tips" - July 2014
Baton Rouge Business Report - "Millennials Want An Office That Feels Like Home" - July 2014

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE ON NOTABLE PROJECTS: Ms. Carter started her own interior design firm in 2001 and has 26 years of experience in the Interior Design Profession.

As the Senior Designer, Ms. Carter oversees and develops the interior packages for a multitude of commercial and residential projects. Her involvement begins in the programming phase and continues through-out the space planning / design development, construction documents and construction administration phases. Her involvement in the project will go one step further with her assistance in FF&E specification and placement. The varied project experiences that she brings to the project include: corporate offices for both independent businesses, as well as corporate headquarters; medical office complexes and hospitals; hospitality projects consisting of hotels and restaurant; educational facilities, from primary to secondary education and at the university level; retail and single family residences. Ms. Carter works closely with the design team, which may include architects, corporate designers, consultants, engineers and landscape architects to see that the most cohesive design can be established. Projects that she has worked on have been located throughout the United States and in the Caribbean.

Ms. Carter continues to stay informed on the latest products and code developments by attending continuing education classes, seminars and conferences. She has also participated in trade shows, as well as attended National symposiums and markets. In addition, she has used her knowledge and experience to help educate the public by Co-hosting a radio show entitled "Your Home".

Some of the most notable projects that Ms. Carter has worked on over the years include:

    Albemarle Corporation - PDC
    American Express Financial Advisors
    Aruba Surf Club - Aruba
    Associated in Pediatric Dentistry - Baton Rouge & Prairieville Offices
    Baton Rouge Community College
    Baton Rouge Area Foundation
    Blue Cross Blue Shield Louisiana
    Dr. Thomas Foster, DDS
    East Jefferson Regional Medical Center
    Fidelity Bank & Trust - Branch Prototype
    Grand Boutique Hotel (in New Orleans)
    Grand Casino Gulfport
    Grand Casino Biloxi's Bay view Hotel & Island view Hotels
    Ingleside United Methodist Church
    Jefferson United Methodist Church (Youth Worship Space)
    Jones Walker Law Firm
    LOOP (Louisiana Offshore Oil Ports)
    LWCC (Louisiana Workers Compensation Corporation)
    Mestizo Louisiana Mexican Restaurant
    Misuraca Orthodontics - Baton Rouge, Prairieville & Denham Springs Offices
    Moody Price
    Ochsner Health Plan Corporate Headquarters
    Oreck Floor Care Center - Franchise Prototype
    Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center
    Ritz Carlton Hotel and Spa - New Orleans
    Smoothie King - Franchise Prototype
    Strayas California Creole Cuisine - Franchise Prototype
    Swine Palace Productions Reilly Theatre
    Turner Industries
    West Jefferson Medical Center

This is only a small listing of the variety of projects, whose experience, Ms. Carter will bring to the table. Her abilities will allow the smallest to the largest projects to become the best that the program and budget will permit.