Rosemarie L. Allaire, IALD, MIES, CLD
Collaborator, Certified Lighting Designer, Chief Inspiration Officer

Born in Detroit, Michigan the home of Motown Ms. Allaire studied Interior Design and Dance at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo where the Fusion of architectural and theatrical lighting sparked her interest.

Award winning designer, Rosemarie has worked with prominent architectural lighting design firms throughout the United States before establishing her Dana Point, CA architectural lighting design practice in 2002.

Rosemarie has been Enhancing Environments with Light since her career began in 1986.



Academic Degree

Bachelor of Science, Western Michigan University - Kalamazoo, Michigan

Professional Affiliations


CLD - Certified Lighting Designer
Professional Member of International Association of Lighting Designers
Illuminating Engineering Society of North America Member
Designers Lighting Forum – Los Angeles Member
International Dark-Sky Association Member
National Trust for Historic Preservation Member

Why Hire an Architectural Lighting Designer?


R A L D understands the role of Illumination Planning in the built environment.

R A L D has the knowledge of lighting systems and the latest lighting technology to integrate with architecture and landscapes, meet the budget and project schedule.

R A L D understands light; how it illuminates surfaces, evokes emotion, enhances the architectural environment and captures beauty of the space.

As a CLD - Certified Lighting Designer, Rosemarie Allaire has devoted her career balancing the creative art and technical science of lighting design.

RALD manages the lighting design process through each phase of the project, educating the client and team members as the lighting design evolves.