Lisa joined Orren Pickell in 2004 as Division Manager of our Remodeling Group. Her previous experience with a high-end design-build firm in Ohio provided new ideas and unique insights, and she is committed to continuing the tradition of excellence throughout the company. Lisa’s involvement in many local trade organizations, including the Homebuilders Association of Greater Chicago and the National Association of Homebuilders, culminated in her achieving the Remodeler of the Year honor, bestowed by the HBAGC in 2009. Lisa’s natural leadership skills, client-focused approach and her encompassing knowledge of the company’s processes led Orren to appoint her as Chief Operating Officer in 2010. Lisa currently oversees every aspect of the daily operations with a focus on managing the Purchasing Department to ensure the timeliness, consistency and validity of every bid. Her behind-the-scenes efforts ensures that everything goes smoothly during the designing and building of your dream home. Lisa graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a business degree in marketing and a minor in art and architectural history. She also studied culinary arts at Kendall College. Lisa is an active member of the Executive’s Club of Chicago and a docent with the Chicago Architecture Foundation.