Renée Austin

Certified Lighting Consultant

Our Certified Lighting Consultant graduated from Salem State College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Having worked with Lucy for many years, she was excited to help get lucía up and running, and has been involved since its inception almost 10 years ago. Starting her lighting career on the commercial side, with parking lots and gymnasiums, she has happily made the transfer to the much more interesting personal spaces of homes and small retail environments. Her extensive training combined with exceptional artistic and technological skills allow her to deliver exceptional service to customers at lucía.

What do you love about lighting? How it can change a space in magical ways. Lighting creates moods and is adaptable to what is happening. You can take bright daylight like task lighting in a kitchen down to soft layers and sparkle for entertaining!

What is the best thing about working at lucia lighting? Using both sides of my brain – helping with design and style and the technical proper lighting techniques.

What is your favorite lighting fixture? Custom blown Tracy Glover pendants – art that lights!

What is your favorite home accent or furniture piece at lucia? The original oil paintings by Tracy Finn

 What are five things you like? Boating, family time (6 grandkids), yoga, reading and painting.

What are five things you dislike? Bullies, Lima beans, rising sea levels and  horror movies.

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