New Jersey Chapter Committees
Trade Show Committee
This committee organizes an annual Trade Show for Industry Partners to exhibit products and services for designers and students with CEUs and a prominent speaker or panel as well.
Student Affairs Committee
The Student Affairs Committee maintains the lines of communication between ASID NJ with the faculty advisor and student members at their respective schools and encourages participation in Chapter activities and events The Student Representative to the Board (SRB) is directly involved with this committee. We organize a Student and Emerging Professionals Week chock full of activities from showroom crawls to portfolio reviews, mock interviews and a keynote.
The ASID NJ Program Committee is dedicated to providing impactful programming to the ASID NJ community (and beyond) with information and networking opportunities between designers and Industry Partners. By developing and offering networking events, CEUs and other educational opportunities to our members, we support the ASID NJ mission to educate, empower and elevate the ASID NJ interior design community.
This committee develops Chapter Procedures in conjunction with ASID Society’s Bylaws and Policies.
Design Excellence Awards Committee
The Design Excellence Awards Committee organizes an ASID NJ design competition, open to all Chapter members based on the categories of the competition. In addition to overseeing the design competition, the committee plans and executes an awards gala.
Emerging Professionals Committee
This committee’s primary responsibility is to ensure that programming of value to emerging professionals is provided. An Emerging Professional is a recent graduate or Allied member new to the profession. Emerging professional designation is limited to 5 years. The Emerging Professional Affairs Chair is a required Chapter leadership position to be filled by someone other than the Membership Director. It is encouraged for Emerging Professionals to take the NCDIQ exam.
IP Steering Committee
The mission of this committee is to find opportunities to connect Industry Partners with ASID designers and students. The committee to be made up of Industry Partners members and one or more designated Interior Designer members (appointed by President) to act as a liaison between designers and IP. The committee also works with the Board to promote an ASID student scholarship(s).
This committee provides training opportunities to prepare for the NCIDQ exam and also promotes the value of this designation. There are Chapter scholarship dollars available for ASID NJ members who want to prepare for taking this exam. The committee will provide analytics on the success of this program.
This committee serves as an outreach to the local community to introduce ASID and advance design. Project recommendations come from the Board, committees or the general membership and needs board approval. All members are encouraged to participate.
If you are interested in joining the Community Service Committee, email our Chapter President here!