Deborah Lloyd Forrest
As President of ForrestPerkins, Deborah Lloyd Forrest leads a team of highly creative designers and architects in six locations: Dallas, New York, Washington DC, Chicago, San Francisco and Dubai. ForrestPerkins is celebrating its twenty-first year and was recently designated as a Top Ten Hospitality Giant by Interior Design Magazine. Deborah is a member of Platinum Circle and ISHC and is a Fellow of the American Society of Interior Designers. She also serves as a Director of Perkins Eastman Architects, with which the firm merged in 2016.
An industry leader for over forty years, Deborah is known for the design of Luxury and Landmark hotels and resorts and for the masterful application of color and detail in her projects. She is most proud of the many designers whom she has mentored and inspired during her career and for the brand she and her brilliant team continue to grow.