Directors are able to serve two two-year terms before standing down and joining our Alumni. The Council is led by the President, who serves a one year term.
The Council of Directors develops and oversees both the long and short term strategic direction of the Institute, supported by the Institute's network of committees and staff. Their work is monitored by the BIID Audit Committee.
May is the President of the BIID. She runs her own design practice focused on boutique office design.
Mathew is the Past President of the BIID. He runs his own design practice Studio Freeman.
Angela Bardino is a President Elect of the BIID. She is Principal Interior Designer at Jacobs.
Anne is a member of the CPD committee. She founded her own Design Practice in 2004.
Mia is a member of the Membership Committee. She founded Mia Karlsson Interior Design in 2003.
Liz is the Chair of the Professional Practice Committee. She is the Design Director of Absolute Project Management.
Fiona joined the BIID in 2012 and has served for several years on the Registration Assessment Panel.
Vertiy is the Chair of the Diversity & Inclusion Committee. She is the founder of Rascal and Roses.
Debra is a member of the Membership Committee. She founded dk Interiors in 2008.
Anna is Chair of the Membership Committee. She co-founded Run for the Hills in 2012.
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