FORMER OFFICERS

We've Had Great Leaders Along the Way

We would not have been able to do it without them!

FORMER OFFICERS


We have had some great leadership along the way. The following is a list of the distinguished officers who have served on the board of the Georgia Alliance of Interior Design Professionals (GAIDP) for the past five terms.

Please note, we strive for accuracy; however, this listing may contain not contain all former officers. Please notify email webmaster@gaidp.org to request corrections or changes.


2016 - 2017
Lenia Pilkonis
President
Desia Lanae Smith
President Elect
Crystal Balthrop
Past President
Lilia Gomez-Lanier
Secretary
Makeda Sylvester
Treasurer
Maria Cromer
Director of Communications
John Guest
Director of Legislature
Mashika Gallo
Director of Membership
Sam Worley
Director of Social Media
Ashley Malone
Student Advocate
Chris Socci
ASID Representative
Emilio Etchegoyen
IIDA Representative
Trudy McGinnis
NKBA Representative
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant



2015 - 2016
Crystal Balthrop
President
Lenia Pilkonis
President Elect
John Gaul
Past President
Margie Roe
Secretary
Desia Lanae Smith
Treasurer
John Guest
Legislative Advisor
Mashika Gallo
Student Advocate
Brian Hew
Director of Social Media
Craig Anderchak
ASID Representative
Emilio Etchegoyen
IIDA Representative
Trudy McGinnis
NKBA Representative
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant


2014 - 2015
John Gaul
President
John Guest
Vice President
Crystal Balthrop
President Elect
Jazzmaine Francis
VP of Communications
Tricia Jones
VP of Membership
Christina Spake
Secretary
Desia Lanae Smith
Treasurer
Brian Hew
Director of Technology
Margie Roe
Director of Graphics
Janie Hirsch
ASID Representative
John Gaul
IIDA Representative
Lenia Pilkonis
NKBA Representative
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant


2013 - 2014
John Guest
President
Laurie McRae
Vice President
Grace Williams
Secretary | Treasurer
Tricia Jones
VP of Membership
Brian Hew
VP of Communications
Kerry Howard
ASID Representative
John Gaul
IIDA Representative
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant


2012 - 2013
John Guest
President
Laurie McRae
Vice President
Cindy Trimble
Past President
Grace Williams
Secretary | Treasurer
Tricia Jones
VP of Membership
Trey Champion
ASID Representative
John Gaul
IIDA Representative
Laurie McRae
NCIDQ Representative
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant


2011 - 2012
Cindy Trimble
President
Cynthia Wittman
Past President
Shawn Alshut
ASID Representative
Matt Haner
IIDA Representative
Allie Crownover
Board Member
Laurie McRae
Board Member
Linda Pittnam
Board Member
Matt Sweeney
Board Member
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant


2010 - 2011
Cynthia Wittman
President
Janace Harding
Past President
Julie Gardner
VP of Communications
Paul Phaknikone
Sponsor Outreach
Brian Sweny
Fire-up CEU Chairman
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant


2009 - 2010
Janace Harding
President
Heidi Howard
Secretary
Cynthia Wittman
Treasurer
Rebekah Adkins
VP of Communications
Brian Sweny
VP of Government Affairs
Leah Owenby
VP of Membership
Sandra McGowen
Student Chapter Director
John Guest
Member at Large
Linda Pittam
ASID Representative
Shadawn Zareh
NKBA Representative
Brian Hudson
Legislative Consultant