About Us

Informing Designs was established in 1999 as a FileMaker consulting practice based in Austin, Texas.

Lisette Wilson, Principal Consultant, FileMaker Certified Developer.

Lisette has over 15 years experience with FileMaker. Prior to FileMaker development, Lisette provided technical services at Apple Computer and worked in numerous departments of a federal agency. More recently she has developed database solutions for a wide variety of businesses and organizations. These FileMaker projects range from construction to wastewater transport to sales of a variety of products and services. She also done numerous major projects for non-profits, including several large universities. She, along with her team, can connect your FileMaker database to a distributed workforce on iOS with FileMaker Go, or to your web page with PHP, FileMaker Direct and custom web publishing. She is a FileMaker Certified Developer in versions 9-15. As one of the coordinators of the local Austin FileMaker Pro User Group and the national group, Pause on Error, she is always looking for FileMaker enthusiasts who want to share their knowledge with others. Lisette continues to work with Women of FileMaker whose goal is increasing young women's competency and confidence in database development and design.

George Perry, Senior Consultant

George has over 20 years experience with FileMaker. His most recent work was with the University of Texas Center for STEM Education where he served as the administrator and senior developer for a statewide science and math education program involving 60 projects, all using a FileMaker system he developed. Before this he was involved in a wide variety of FileMaker development projects including those for business, non-profits and government organizations. For several years he was a certified FileMaker trainer and taught many classes from introduction to advanced levels. His primary philosophy with clients is that development works best when regular and clear communication about work in progress is a high priority for all involved.


Informing Designs is a member of the FileMaker Business Alliance.