Drue is a passionate educator and interior designer, and the Director of Coaching for Design Success University. She and Gail co-developed the 12-month Strategic Business Transformation Group Coaching program to teach interior designers how to build or redesign their businesses for profit and success. Drue will share her strategies for building your team and delegating effectively, and she will share productivity hacks that you and your team can instantly use to transform your business profits and reduce wasted time.
Drue Ellen Lawlor, FASID, is an NCIDQ qualified interior designer with a passion for helping clients create safer, healthier homes. She has combined that passion with her expertise in design for positive aging, along with a strong teaching, training, and national speaking background to co-found Boomers with a Plan B, and is Director of Coaching for Design Success University.
Boomers with a Plan B, in partnership with Make Green Go Green, educates baby boomers and others about creating a legacy of wellness —physically and financially.
Drue is a Fellow of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), and was a member of ASID’s Aging in Place Council for 4 years, having served as Chair for 2 of those years. She also served on the National Board as well as serving as Chair of various other ASID Councils. In addition, Drue spent a number of years as a Strategic Planning Counselor and an ASID National Trainer.
Drue is also the co-author, with designer Michael Thomas, FASID, of Residential Design for Aging in Place. She has written a monthly article for Senior Magazine on “Aging-in-Place” and was a contributor to the following books: Design for Aging: Post Occupancy Evaluations and Interior Graphic Standards, second edition.