Named "America's Best Interior Designer" by CNN and Time magazine, Sheila Bridges has designed residences and offices for prominent clients including the Harlem offices for former President Bill Clinton and his staff. She is the author of two books. Her latest book, The Bald Mermaid, A Memoir was excerpted in the June issue of ESSENCE. Originally from Philadelphia, Sheila holds degrees from Brown University and Parsons School of Design. She lives and works in Harlem, New York City.