About Susan

Susan Doris Interior Design, Jacksonville, FL

Certifications

  • ID

    Interior Designer, State of Florida license

  • NCIDQ

    Certified by the National Council for Interior Design

  • LEED-AP

    LEED-AP status from the U.S. Green Building Council

Susan Doris, LEED-AP

With more than 20 years of interior design experience, Susan Doris honed her skills at several notable design firms in Jacksonville before starting her own firm in 2001. An MSM graduate of Florida State University, she holds a degree in interior design from Florida State College at Jacksonville.  Susan also holds a Bachelors in Communication, and a Masters in Information Technologies from Florida State University.

Licensed by the State of Florida as an interior designer, Susan is also certified by the National Council for Interior Design (NCIDQ). In addition, she has earned LEED-AP status from the U.S. Green Building Council, after demonstrating a thorough understanding of green building practices and principles as well as the LEED rating system.

Susan lives in Jacksonville with her husband Mark and a menagerie of animals, including a rescued pit bull named Annabelle. She enjoys running, travel & hiking in her free time and is actively involved in the community as a docent at the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens and a volunteer for Labrador Rescue of Florida.

Awards

Certification of Appreciation for Outstanding Service from ASID, 2007

Community Service Award for Outstanding Service with Wolfson Children’s Rehabilitation Services, Jacksonville from ASID, 2006 

Presidential Citation for Outstanding Service with Nassau County Boys & Girls Club from ASID, 2005

Recognition

• HGTV Series Battle On The Block, April 2010

•Guest judge on HGTV’s new show ‘Battle On The Block’ with host Genevieve Gorder

•Florida Design, Volume 17 #1

•Highlight on Contemporary Design. View Featured Project.

•Florida Times Union, March 2003

•Cover of Lifestyle section for work in 11E Forsyth

•Room 4 Change, WJXT TV-4

•Local program highlighting two interior designers and their work

•Jacksonville Symphony Showhouse, Three time participant

•Building Edge Magazine, 9/06, Interior design of a custom home for Partnership Custom Homes