HIGH POINT, N.C., Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interior Design Society (IDS) is pleased to introduce its newly-elected 2016 National Board of Directors. Jan Cregier, IDS Professional, owner, Interior Expressions by Jan, will be President; Kimberly Joi McDonald, IDS Associate, owner and CEO, Designing Joi LLC will be Vice President; and Jason Clifton, IDS Associate, principal, Bauer/Clifton Interiors will be Secretary/Treasurer. They will be joined by four new at-large board members: Laurie Clark , senior designer account executive, Sherwin-Williams; Katya Waff Grisaffi, IDS Professional, designer, C & R Design Build; Mikala Moller, brand and marketing strategist, Rowley Company; and Tina Polley, V.P. trade sales and business development, Lumens.com.
The term for the 2016 IDS National Board of Directors begins on January 1, 2016. The current board will continue to serve through Dec. 31, 2015.
The entire 13-member volunteer board includes four officers (president, vice president, secretary/treasurer and immediate past president), along with eight at-large directors and one member at-large. For the 2016 board, the current President, Bruce Knott, will shift to Immediate Past President. In addition, the 2016 board will include five at-large board members who will serve the second year of their three-year board terms: Nancy Ganzekaufer, industry partner; Barbara Gilbert, IDS Associate; Alan Gravley, industry partner; Patricia Lockwood, IDS Professional; and Kathy Schlabach, IDS Professional - CQRID.
"Our board is comprised of 13 individuals who each bring something truly unique to the table." Shared Snoa Garrigan, Executive Director. "In addition to having designer members, we also have industry partners and representatives from our national sponsors serving on our board. It's important to us that we hear all of the voices within our industry in order to better serve them as an association."
Visit www.interiordesignsociety.org/board to learn more about the 2016 IDS National Board of Directors.
About Interior Design Society
Interior Design Society (IDS) is an association of professional interior design entrepreneurs focused on helping our members grow their businesses, develop their talents, inspire each other and impact their communities. One of the country's largest design organizations dedicated to serving the residential interior design industry, IDS embraces four core values including professionalism, community, influence and growth. The IDS National headquarters is located in High Point, N.C.
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