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.

2017-2018 Board of Directors

President
Danielle Hensley, IIDA
ASU - Office of the UA
602.549.9380
President Elect
Heather Ciszczon, IIDA
Stopperknot, LLC
602.363.9319
Past President
Jill Brey, IIDA
Coalesse
602.329.2370
Chapter Administrator
Gigi Connolly,
N/A
602.989.7555
VP of Membership
Corinne Wetten, IIDA
Faciliteq
480.750.5959 x106
Director of Membership
Shannon Herion, IIDA
Corgan
509.378.9681
VP of Professional Development
Kathleen Moreland, Industry IIDA
USF Contracat
480.734.5118
Director of Professional Development
Felicia Chavez, IIDA
Canary/Gould Evans
602.650.7621
VP of Advocacy
Aileen Montelongo, Associate IIDA
DBSI
602.264.7263
Director of Advocacy
Nicki Ahlshwede, IIDA
DFDG
402.525.7207
VP of Sponsorship
To Be Determined, IIDA
N/A
xxx.xxx.xxxx
Director of Sponsorship
Jessica Little, Associate IIDA
Gensler
347.986.0731
VP of Communications
Tiffany Miller-Baker, IIDA
Best Western
480.329.6745
Director of Communications
Melissa Alexander, IIDA
Gould Evans
602.650.7627
Director of Graphics
Melissa Lowenthal, Associate IIDA
SPS+ Architects
602.460.7898
Director of Media
Lauren Gonzales, Associate IIDA
Corgan
602.393.6123
Director of Public Relations
Jennifer Callahan, IIDA
Allsteel
602.908.9236
VP of Student Affairs
Angela Trajkovski, IIDA
Apollo Group
219.508.5874
Director of Student Affairs
Jennifer Cox, IIDA
Dekker/Perich/Sabatini
505.288.8699
VP of City Centers
Peggy Favour, IIDA
SMPC Architects
505.255.8668
Albuquerque City Center Director
Sarah Washburn, Industry IIDA
Beck Total Office Interiors
505.514.6352
Las Vegas City Center Director
Michelle Rimler, IIDA
LGA
702.789.3353
Phoenix City Center Director
Erica Freshley, IIDA
Fresh Concepts
602.906.0979
Tucson City Center Director
Melissa Almquist, Industry IIDA
Plan B Southwest
520.204.6335
Affiliate Director
Dan Lynn, Industry IIDA
Contract Furniture Associates
480.684.4400
Affiliate Director
Jenny Armstrong, Industry IIDA
Bentley
602.501.0048
Affiliate Director
Andy Green, Industry IIDA
Tarkett
602.859.6703