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Chapter Wide | Iowa Advocacy Town Hall

  • Shive-Hattery 4125 Westown Pkwy , Suite 100 West Des Moines, IA 50266 (map)

Join Us for Candid Conversation.

  • What it means to be an advocate.

  • How to address issues related to licensing for interior designers in Iowa.

  • How to educate others about the positive impacts of interior design professionalism.

  • Where you can learn more about IIDA's advocacy efforts.

Schedule:

11:30 – 11:45   Check-In & Lunch (provided)

11:45 – 12:05  Licensing Legislation Overview

  • Janet Petersen, Iowa Senate Minority Leader - Iowa Legislation Overview

  • Emily Kelly, IDA Director of Advocacy, Legislative Affairs and Public Policy - National Interior Design Legislation Overview

12:05 – 12:45   Panel Discussion with Panelists:

  • Emily Kelly, IIDA Director of Advocacy, Legislative Affairs, and Public Policy

  • Janet Petersen, Iowa Senate Minority Leader

  • Cyndi & John Pederson, Pederson Consulting, Iowa IIDA GP Lobbyists

  • Lisa Schettler & Rebecca Jourdan, Des Moines and Eastern Iowa City Center Directors

  • Moderator: Jennifer Voorhees, Co-VP of Advocacy, Iowa

12:45 –   1:00   Q & A

1:00 –   1:30   Conversation

Earlier Event: October 9
Omaha CC | Membership Drive & Appy Hour
Later Event: October 13
Des Moines CC | Members Only Photoshoot