36 Under 36: Carrie Long
Carrie Long, 34, of Birmingham is a designer and owner of Carrie Long Interiors, a successful, high-end interior design company in Royal Oak. Creative and innovative, she is generous with her design knowledge. Always willing to help others, particularly in the Jewish community, Carrie gave her time, free designs and donated many of the decorative selections in designing Chabad House of Ann Arbor. She volunteers at Chabad of Commerce, where she designed the rabbi’s kitchen. Carrie currently is designing a lactation lounge for working mothers, including donating furniture for the room, at Frankel Jewish Academy in West Bloomfield. The school reportedly is amazed and delighted at her “beyond generous” spirit and actions. Carrie made aliyah several years ago, but moved back to Michigan be close to her family. She belongs to the American Israel Political Action Committee (AIPAC), attends NEXTGen Detroit events and has a genuine love for the Jewish people and Israel.