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

Corinne Wetten, IIDA
President Elect
Aileen Montelongo, IIDA
Past President
Danielle Hensley, IIDA
ASU - Office of the University Architect
VP of Membership
Meghann Duran, IIDA
RSP Architects
Director of Membership
Dan Lynn, Industry IIDA
Contract Furniture Associates
VP of Professional Development
Kathleen Moreland, Industry IIDA
The Yam Wood Foundry
Director of Professional Development
Felicia Chavez, IIDA
Shepley Bulfinch
VP of Advocacy
Nicki Jensen, Associate IIDA
Dick & Fritsche Design Group
Director of Advocacy
Allison Laak, Associate IIDA
Director of Sponsorship
Nancy Stelljes, IIDA
Thoma-Holec Design
VP of Sponsorship
Alissa Franconi, Associate IIDA
RSP Architects
VP of Communications
Melissa Alexander, IIDA
Canary / Gould Evans
Director of Communications
Yuki Corella, IIDA
Canary / Gould Evans
Co-Director of Graphics
Janene Wong-Brehmer, Associate IIDA
RSP Architects
Director of Media
Lauren Gonzales, Associate IIDA
Co-Director of Graphics
Julie Running, Industry IIDA
Atmosphere Commercial Interiors
VP of Student Affairs
Kiana Taie, Associate IIDA
Director of Student Affairs
OPEN, Student IIDA
VP of City Centers
Melissa Almquist, Industry IIDA
Plan b Southwest
Albuquerque City Center Director
Jennifer Cox, Associate IIDA
Las Vegas City Center Director
Michelle Rimler, IIDA
Phoenix City Center Director
Erica Freshley, Industry IIDA
Fresh Concepts
Tucson City Center Director
OPEN, Associate IIDA
Affiliate Director
Jenny Armstrong, Industry IIDA
Affiliate Director
Andy Green, Industry IIDA