About Lisa Mackey Design
Lisa Mackey was born in Rhode Island. She attended The Lincoln School in Providence. After graduating, she went onto study for her Bachelor and Master's degree in Economics at The American University in Washington, D.C.She moved to San Francisco in 1996 to pursue a career in the finance and energy industry. In 2002, Lisa began to create accessories using the beautiful Italian leather machines at a relative's factory in Rhode Island. The accessories collection later included a complete jewelry collection. Her first business deal was with Saks Fifth Avenue. Lisa now splits her time between Tribeca, NYC and her studio in a renovated mill in Rhode Island. She is now surrounded by her own Italian machines and the wonderful craftspeople that make Rhode Island home to some of the world's finest craftspeople. Lisa's mission is to provide the finest unique accessories that blend the old world craft traditions with modern design.