23rd Annual Arts Award

Accent Lighting is the ONLY showroom in Oregon with Certified Lighting Consultants.

Meet the Team!

Bob Warmbold
Bob Warmbold
ALA Certified Lighting Consultant
Bob Warmbold founded Accent Lighting in 1996. After a tour in the Navy, Bob began his career in lighting at a Chicago electrical distributor. In 1993 Bob moved with his wife and two young children to Oregon to start a new lighting showroom, "Accent Lighting." Bob worked hard and built a great staff of Lighting Designers in two locations, Lake Oswego and Redmond. Education is important to Bob and he strives to keep everyone at Accent involved in ongoing lighting classes and involvement with American Lighting Association. Bob is a Certified Lighting Consultant and is the current Chairman of the Certification Committee. Bob has received the honor of "Pillar of the Industry." This award is judged by his peers in the lighting industry and is a great honor.
My Pick
Bob's Favorite
Hinkley 2634OB-LED
John Pavek
John Pavek
ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
John is a Lighting Designer and Project Manager at Accent Lighting in Lake Oswego. He has been certified as a Lighting Specialist by the American Lighting Association since 2010 and actively engages in continuing education. He is fascinated by lighting and enjoys outdoor recreations, engineering, economics, cooking, and home brewing beer in his free time.
My Pick
John's Favorite
Hubbardton Forge 103037
Shella Lake
Shella Lake
ALA Certified Lighting Consultant
Shella is one of three “Certified Lighting Consultants” in Oregon. All three work at Accent Lighting. She is the showroom manager of Accent’s Lake Oswego location and has been designing amazing lighting plans for many years. Every project is unique. Every client is also unique. Each comes with a different set of goals and constraints. Shella prides herself on creating spaces that are individualized to each client without repetition of ideas.
My Pick
Shella's Favorite
Hubbardton Forge 139635
Lynn Richards
Lynn Richards
ALA Certified Lighting Consultant
Lynn Richards obtained her degree in Advertising/Public Relations from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. After graduating she worked for several National Magazines. She became weary of business travel and found employment at a local lighting showroom. Lynn has been in the lighting industry over 20 years and is a Certified Lighting Consultant which is the top certification awarded by The American Lighting Association. Lynn also sits on the ALA Public Relations Committee.
My Pick
Lynn's Favorite
Arteriors 89670
Ted Binhammer
Ted Binhammer
ALA Certified Lighting Specialist
Ted Binhammer began his career in 1987 in the San Francisco Bay Area. He managed a lighting showroom for 7 years before moving to Portland. He accrued many years of experience in both inside and outside sales before joining the Accent Lighting team in 2006. At Accent, he has been able to fully utilize his experience and lighting design knowledge working with designers, contractors and homeowners on numerous projects small and large. Several of his projects have won awards. Ted firmly believes in staying current with emerging trends and developments in the field and sharing that knowledge with his customers.
My Pick
Ted's Favorite
Hubbardton Forge 139730
Hailey Warmbold
Hailey Warmbold
Account Manager
Hailey Warmbold graduated from Oregon State University with a Public Health degree. She is the process of completing the last few credits required to begin nursing school. Hailey is an account manager at Accent Lighting. She also has a keen eye for design and creates many of the dynamic vignettes at Accent.
My Pick
Hailey's Favorite
Luke Robinson
Luke Robinson
ALA CLS In Training
Luke is a certified Lighting Specialist and manager of Accent Lighting's new location in Redmond, Oregon. He has been with the team for 4 years and aspires to join Bob, Lynn and Shella as a Certified Lighting Consultant. He considers each job an exciting new opportunity, and every project a challenge to advance his clients' knowledge of lighting.

Educating consumers in how to properly light their homes & businesses makes for happier consumers, happier people and happier lives!
My Pick
Luke's Favorite
Tech Lighting 700CRES48S
Amanda Lashbaugh
Amanda Lashbaugh
Media Manager
Communications Media Manager. Oregon State University graduate! I am a Portland Timbers and Blazers fan! I love photography, videography and making movies. I have two dogs, Harley and Sophia and a Goldfish named Squishy. I enjoy traveling the world with my family, and my favorite place to vacation is Puerto Vallarta Mexico.
My Pick
Amanda's Favorite
Hubbardton Forge 272820
Nathan
Nathan

Nathan has recently joined Accent Lighting and is working hard to master the day to day activities of the warehouse and showroom in Lake Oswego. He is a painter and sketch artist who has been aspiring to hone his skills in the lighting and design industry. With a keen eye for balance and uniformity, Nathan hopes to one day use his skills to serve customers on the showroom floor. Nathan currently manages inventory and deliveries and is happy to serve your lighting needs.
My Pick
Nathan's Favorite
Daniel Warmbold
Dan Warmbold
Project Manager & Outside Sales Rep
Daniel Warmbold is the Project Manager and Outside Sales Rep for Accent Lighting in Redmond. He meets with new potential clients and maintains good relationships with existing customers. He is new to the lighting industry but is eager to learn the trade and is studying to become a certified lighting specialist!
My Pick
Dan's Favorite
Hubbardton Forge 139757D