AUID is a non-profit association of practicing interior designers at higher education institutions. We are empathic individuals passionate about making a positive impact on the human experience. We help create the spaces in which you will cultivate lifelong friendships, champion new causes, exceed your potential, meet your soul mate, develop your love for teaching, celebrate your accomplishments, get healthy.

 

Melissa Marriott

Melissa Marriott

President

Facilitates board and general meetings, approves spending by the treasurer and board members/committee chairs, provides leadership and guidance to committees/board members/general membership, oversees the Vendor Affiliations Committee.

VACANT POSITION

VACANT POSITION

First VP

Creates and distributes Clearstory annually, works with President to secure future conference sites, oversees the Associate Affiliations Committee.

Bridget Keener

Bridget Keener

Second VP

Membership chairperson, collects membership applications and coordinates with treasurer on dues payments, updates and distributes membership roster/email list to membership, oversees the Membership Recruitment/Retention Committee.

Kris Willis

Kris Willis

Secretary

Records and distributes minutes for board and general meetings, handles all AUID official correspondence.

Lisa Kring

Lisa Kring

Treasurer

Handles all receipts and distributions of financial matters, collects payments for membership dues, files appropriate taxes each year, provides spending guidance to committee chairs/board members, creates annual working budget.

Becky Djernes

Becky Djernes

Publicist

Provides plaques to design competition award winners, creates/distributes any press release information for members (award winners, board positions, etc), oversees the Social Media committee.

Adelina Jaha

Adelina Jaha

Historian

Collects and retains all historical documentation of the Association, oversees the Website Committee.

Lucy Nye

Lucy Nye

Director At Large (Nominations)

Creates nominating committee to recruit new board members to open positions and holds "election" via email voting.

Margaret Devall

Margaret Devall

Director at Large (Design Competition)

Creates a committee to collect feedback, set rules for competition, oversee the submittal templates, and works with host school to set up judges.

Katie Harris

Katie Harris

Director at Large (Scholarships)

Distributes scholarship application to membership, collects responses, creates judging committee, and works with winners/treasurer to get funds dispursed.

VACANT POSITION

VACANT POSITION

Director at Large (Conference Liasion)

Works with the conference host school as a representative to the board, creates judging committee, works with winters/treasurer to get funds disbursed.

Julie Lenczycki

Julie Lenczycki

Past President

 

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