Who we are.

IIDA is a professional networking and educational association supporting design professionals, industry affiliates, educators, students, firms, and their clients.

About Mission

IIDA, with respect for past accomplishments of Interior Design leaders, strives to create a strong niche for the most talented and visionary Interior Design professionals, to elevate the profession to the level it warrants, and to lead the way for the next generation of Interior Design innovators.

The Association provides a forum to demonstrate design professionals’ impact on the health, safety, wellbeing, and virtual soul of the public, balancing passion and strategy where designers create extraordinary interiors and experiences.

IIDA Leaders Breakfast 2018 Honoree Marilyn Archer

About Vision

Our vision is to support culture, enhance business value, solve problems, and positively impact the health and wellbeing of people’s lives through a greater understanding of interior design.

IIDA 2019-2020 TX OK Chapter Executive Team

About Leadership

Chapter Board

  • President

    Shannon Oliveira , RID, IIDA, CHID

    Cannon Design

  • Melissa Park

    President Elect

    Melissa Park , IIDA, RID

    JHBR Architecture

  • President

    Karin Taylor , IIDA, RID

    Quorum Architects, Inc.

  • VP of Professional Development

    Stacy Murphy , IIDA, NCIDQ

    Armstrong Flooring

  • VP of Membership

    Alex Murray , IIDA

    Summit Hotel Properties

  • VP of Associates

    Carly Szabo , IIDA

    Able Design Group

  • VP of Advocacy Texas

    Kory Doolittle El Refaei , Ind. IIDA


  • VP of Advocacy Oklahoma

    Katelyn Bell , IIDA

    MA+ Architecture

  • VP of Industry

    Monica Jo Ward , Ind. IIDA

    Emser Tile

  • VP of Campus Centers

    Johnathan Kircus , Assoc. IIDA


  • VP of Education

    Ron Reed , IIDA, IDEC, RID

    Sam Houston State University

  • VP of City Centers - Large

    Shannah O Neill , IIDA

    OnWorks Design

  • VP of City Centers - Small

    Bailey Estes , IIDA


  • Student Representative

    Mary Elizabeth Franklin , Student IIDA

    Texas Tech University

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