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Member of the Year


The IIDA Member of the Year Award recognizes and honors an IIDA Member who has demonstrated outstanding volunteer service through commitment, passion, professionalism, and dedication assisting IIDA as it advances the interior design profession and advocates for interior design excellence.

Important Dates

Applications Open: October 2019
Applications Close: February 2020


The 2019 IIDA Member of the Year will receive:

  • $7,500 cash award sponsored by Contract magazine and a complimentary IIDA membership.
  • Airfare and one night hotel stay in Chicago to attend the award presentation during the IIDA Annual Meeting.
  • A feature on the IIDA website and Design Matters, the flagship e-newsletter of IIDA.


Only IIDA Members in good standing are eligible to nominate or to apply for this award. Current International Board Members and IIDA Student Members are not eligible to apply for this award. The candidate must be an IIDA Member for a minimum of five consecutive years. 

Application Requirements

Review the required materials.


For more information, contact Karen Kiell, senior director of member services, at or 312.379.5171.

Thank You to Our Sponsor


2019 Member of the Year

Susanne Molina

Susanne Molina, FIIDA

The 2019 Member of the Year is Susanne Molina, FIIDA, principal/CEO of ONE design collective.

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