IIDA Northland Chapter


The IIDA Northland Chapter Board is comprised of elected volunteers who serve two-year terms with the responsibility of governing and developing the Northland Chapter to ensure growth and success for its members and the organization.

Board Application

IIDA Northland Mission, Board Qualifications and Position Descriptions

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Board Members

2018-2019

Executive Committee


President

Ariane Laxo

Professional IIDA, CID, IIDA, LEED AP ID+C, EDAC

President-Elect

Marivel (Mari) Ansera

Professional IIDA, CID, IIDA

Past-President

Kristina (Moose) Johnston

Professional IIDA

Vice President

Taryn Malerich

Associate IIDA

Associate Vice President

Emily Degallier

Associate IIDA

Communications manages and implements all internal and external promotions, including the website, social media, graphics, and announcements within the chapter.

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Vice President

Allison Stratton

Professional IIDA, CID

Associate Vice President

Torre Stangebye

Associate IIDA, CID, Well AP

Advocacy works both locally and nationally to promote, advance, and educate members and the public about the profession of commercial interior design.

Vice President

Abigail Carlson

Professional IIDA

Associate Vice President

Jonathan Butler-Knutson

Associate IIDA, LEED Green Associate

Professional Development is responsible for developing and sustaining innovative, up-to-date programs that support the professional growth and continuing education of chapter members.

Vice President

Brooke Herrick

Industry IIDA

Associate Vice President

Angelina Shonka

Associate IIDA

Membership is responsible for member recruitment, retention, and managing membership benefits and services, while also coordinating members with volunteer opportunities.

Director

Megan Uelner

Professional IIDA, NCIDQ, IIDA

Associate Director

Sarah Sodergren

Associate IIDA

Forums plans and coordinates chapter tours, lectures, and presentations to expose our members to the latest projects and innovations in our local community.

Vice President

Amy Schlangen

Associate IIDA

Associate Vice President

Jessica Burstein

Associate IIDA

Student Affairs acts as a liaison to our local chapter parter schools and universities to promote awareness of IIDA, and maintain relationships with instructors, professors, and students.

Vice President

Sammi Crnokrak

Industry IIDA

Associate Vice President

Jon Cremer

Industry IIDA

Sponsorship manages the annual sponsorship drive and all fundraising activities within the local chapter, ensuring the continued financial health of IIDA Northland.

Director

Kasey Lyng

Professional IIDA, NCIDQ, IIDA

Associate Director

Erin Maleska

Professional IIDA, CID, LEED AP ID+C, IIDA

Industry provides guidance to special event committees and aids in developing strategic plans to improve our highlighted events from year to year.

MANAGEMENT


IIDA Northland Chapter is managed by IntrinXec Management Inc., based in Minneapolis. IntrinXec provides leadership and support to the chapter through event planning and promotion, board and committee support, database maintenance, member communications and accounting services. In addition, IntrinXec houses the chapter’s mail and telephone line and responds to email requests from members.

Director of Member Services


Leah Sweet, MA

952-564-3058 | info@iida-northland.org