Lisa Emmerling is a native of Baltimore and has lived in Howard County for 32 years. She was an advertising art director for a number of advertising agencies in Baltimore City. She began her own graphic design firm when she moved to Howard County. After 20 years and the growing use of computer technology she turned her attention to antiques and has had an antique business since 2005. She has two wonderful sons and a fantastic husband. Her interest in Adaptive Living, Inc began with her son who has autism and his need to become more independent. He is flourishing in his Adaptive Living home and we are proud to be a part of this nonprofit organization.