About Us

The International Design Association (IIDA) is the Commercial Interior Design Association with a global reach. We support design professionals, industry affiliates, educators, students, firms and their clients through our network of 15,000+ members across 58 countries.  We advocate for advancements in education, design excellence, legislation, leadership, accreditation, and community outreach to increase the value and understanding of Interior Design as of a profession that enhances business value and positively impacts the health and well-being of people’s lives every day.

The IIDA Southwest Chapter of the International Interior Design Association consists of over 300 members in Arizona, New Mexico, and Las Vegas.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

President
Corinne Wetten, IIDA
Faciliteq
480.750.8989 x106
President Elect
Aileen Montelongo, IIDA
Arc Tec
602.300.0232
Past President
Danielle Hensley, IIDA
ASU - Office of the University Architect
602.549.9380
VP of Membership
Meghann Duran, IIDA
Gensler
602.751.7450
Director of Membership
Dan Lynn, Industry IIDA
Contract Furniture Associates
480.684.4400
VP of Professional Development
Kathleen Moreland, Industry IIDA
The Yam Wood Foundry
210.885.5808
Director of Professional Development
Felicia Chavez, IIDA
Canary/Gould Evans
602.650.7621
VP of Advocacy
Nicki Ahlschwede, Associate IIDA
Dick & Fritsche Design Group
602.761.5125
Director of Advocacy
Allison Laak, Associate IIDA
Gensler
480.277.3938
Director of Sponsorship
Nancy Stelljes, IIDA
Thoma-Holec Design
720.320.7852
VP of Sponsorship
Alissa Franconi, Associate IIDA
RSP Architects
347.986.0731
VP of Communications
Melissa Alexander, IIDA
Canary / Gould Evans
602.650.7627
Director of Communications
Yuki Corella, IIDA
Canary / Gould Evans
602.650.7633
Co-Director of Graphics
Janene Wong-Brehmer, Associate IIDA
RSP Architects
480.889.2026
Director of Media
Lauren Gonzales, Associate IIDA
RSP Architects
480.298.5944
Co-Director of Graphics
Emily Keller, Associate IIDA
DPA Architects
281.216.0805
VP of Student Affairs
Kiana Taie, Associate IIDA
Gensler
702.810.4601
Director of Student Affairs
Erin Keith, Student IIDA
Corgan
720.563.1757
VP of City Centers
Melissa Almquist, Industry IIDA
Plan b Southwest
520.204.6635
Albuquerque City Center Director
Jennifer Cox, Associate IIDA
Dekker/Perich/Sabatini
505.288.8699
Las Vegas City Center Director
Michelle Rimler, IIDA
LGA
702.789.3353
Phoenix City Center Director
Erica Freshley, Industry IIDA
Fresh Concepts
602.906.0979
Tucson City Center Director
Jamie Torres, Associate IIDA
Aviar Design
409.730.3378
Affiliate Director
Jenny Armstrong, Industry IIDA
Bentley
602.501.0048
Affiliate Director
Andy Green, Industry IIDA
Tarkett
602.859.6703