IIDA Headquarters, Chicago, IL
Ken Wilson, FIIDA, FAIA, Envision Design, Washington D.C.
The IIDA Educator of the Year Award recognizes and celebrates a full-time design educator for outstanding accomplishments and commitment to interior design education. The educator of the year will receive a $10,000 cash award, sponsored by Milliken, and a complimentary 2017 IIDA membership.
The candidate must be a current full-time instructor with a minimum five years of experience in a post-secondary program of interior design education at any university or recognized school of interior design.
Lisa Tucker, PhD, IIDA, FIDEC, AIA, ASID, LEED AP BD+C
The 2016 Educator of the Year Award recipient is Lisa Tucker, Associate Professor and Program Chair of the interior design program at Virginia Tech School of Architecture and Design.