Team - Shari


IIDA Associate, IDEC, ISPI

Registered Interior Designer • Educator: Sustainability, Professional Practices, and Universal Design

Professional Affiliations

International Interior Design Association (IIDA)
Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC)
Center for Health Design, Affiliate Member
International Society for Performance Improvement (ISPI)


Bachelor of Fine Arts / University of Michigan
M.S. in Organizational Performance Workspace Learning / Boise State University


A Meaningful Life with Alzheimer’s Disease Alzheimer’s Association & Wayne State University, Panel Discussion
Workshop: A Team Focused Solution for Healthcare Environments
Healthcare Design 05, in conjunction with the Center for Health Design / Quality Process Improvement
Developing Healthcare Design Standards
National Healthcare Symposium, San Francisco


International Society for Performance Improvement – Award of Excellence – U.S.C.G. Training Manager, Performance Support System, B. Nickel, D. Torres, S. Stein

Shari Stein, Principal Interior Designer for DesignTeam Plus, LLC has over thirty years of experience in the field of Interior Design. Most recently, she teaches as an Adjunct Instructor Online at Boise State University. Shari served as an Adjunct Professor at Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan from 1997 to 2013.

Stein’s commitment to universal and sustainable design is evidenced by her lecturing, mentoring, and professional activities. Shari has extensive experience in healthcare, corporate, and senior living projects serving as both a team leader and team player.

Her publications include the following:

Book, Chapter A Practical Guide Needs Assessment 3E: by; B.Nickel, D. Torres, S. Stein, 2014
Article, Performance Xpress: Tales from The Field: Improving Interviewing
Article, ISPI Journal, Skills for Affordable Housing Providers, by; Rick Mauney, Shari Stein, May 2, 2011
IIDA Newsletter, Interior Design Now and Beyond, 2000
Article, Journal of Healthcare Interior Design, 1990