Trained as an artist, Susie believes herself to be one at heart. She worked in the art world in both New York City and San Francisco before transitioning into interior design. After receiving her Certificate from the interior design and architecture program at UC Berkeley and executing a major home construction project she began Susie Novak Interiors.
Susie loves styling her own home, venturing to new cities, tasting new wines, and collecting interesting art and objects. She has settled in Oakland with her husband and daughter after living and studying in New York and London and growing up in Seattle.