Suzanne Lovell, Inc. is a 20-member team of professionals with expertise in architecture, interior design, fine art, product development and design and business administration. In addition, our staff works with an exclusive network of artisans, craftspeople, fabricators, manufacturers and suppliers from around the world to bring the highest quality products and services to each project.
Our fearless leader and Suzanne’s permanent shadow.
Frank Fishella has worked with Suzanne Lovell, Inc. for 19 years and is an interior design industry business professional specializing in creative services management. He has worked closely with Suzanne to develop the product specification, procurement and expediting protocol that ensures the efficient proposal, purchasing, tracking, shipping, consolidation and installation of more than 250,000 items of work in progress annually. As a member of the Senior Management Team of Suzanne Lovell, Inc., Frank coordinates the firm’s philanthropic and charitable giving efforts and manages the firm’s public relations and marketing efforts.
Chief Operations Officer
Jeremy oversees the Project Managers and works directly with the Architectural and Design groups. He strategizes with his team to ensure efficient project scheduling, accurate budgeting, on-time procurement and acts as primary vendor contact and Client advocate. He also works closely with Suzanne to develop entrepreneurial business solutions for strategic growth. He has served as Vice President of Operations of Twill Textiles since its inception in 2004.
Originally from England, Jeremy was educated at The Skinners School and holds a Bachelors Degree in Economics from the London Metropolitan University. Prior to working with Suzanne Lovell, Inc., Jeremy has over ten years of experience in the entertainment industry, working in the operations/technical production departments of such films as The Matrix (1999, 2003), Thir13en Ghosts (2001) and Judge Dredd (1995).
Gosia Podosek has worked with Suzanne Lovell, Inc. for over 10 years. She works directly with Suzanne from the onset of each project to establish the architectural language and design direction, and prepares initial concept sketches and color and material palettes. She frequently collaborates with artists and craftspeople to develop custom designed products, from furniture and rugs to plumbing fixtures and hardware. She investigates and analyzes the fine architectural details while managing the overall construction schedule to ensure the total success of the project. Gosia prepares bid documents, reviews and analyzes vendor proposals and provides final approval so that all architectural product is of the highest quality and design while remaining on budget.
Gosia holds a Bachelor of Interior Architecture degree from The School of the Art Institute Chicago. She is also an accomplished fine artist who exhibits regularly, and consistently travels to all corners of the globe for adventure and to find inspiration.
Senior Project Architect
Registered Architect, LEED AP
Suraj is a LEED-Accredited professional architect with over 10 years of experience. As Senior Project Manager, he submits all permit, bid and construction documents, as well as manages building. city and county review processes for smooth project execution. A key site point person, Suraj coordinates all outside contracts with project contractors and sub-contractors to ensure the efficient, timely and accurate delivery of each project.
Prior to joining the team at Suzanne Lovell, Inc. in 2010, Suraj worked as a Project Architect at Fujikawa Johnson Gobel Architects, Inc. and has completed independent projects in India. He holds a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the Academy of Architecture, Rachana Sansad in Bombay, India.
Senior Project Designer
Katie joined the staff of Suzanne Lovell, Inc. in 2005 after completing two internships through the University of Cincinnati, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Interior Design through their College of Design, Architecture, Art + Planning. She specializes in interior product sourcing (including everything from furniture and fabrics, rugs and lighting, accessories, bedding and table top) and has developed close relationships with a diverse and masterful group of craftspeople and vendors. Katie serves as procurement manager and works closely with her team to ensure that items are specified accurately, that orders are placed efficiently and that product is received, inspected and consolidated in a timely manner to ensure a smooth installation to meet Client expectations.
Fine Art Specialist
Kristin has worked at Suzanne Lovell, Inc. since 2004 where she manages the firm's Fine Art Services program. She coordinates purchases from artists, galleries, secondary dealers and private collections, and acts as a bidding agent to procure new purchases at auction. Her team coordinates restoration, framing and installation. She facilitates appraisals and consignments, and provides collection management and organizational services.
Kristin holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History and Fine Arts from the University of Illinois, Chicago. A long-time friend of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago and the Art Institute, Chicago, she enjoys attending lectures, exhibitions and fine art events.