IALD Accepts IESNYC Member Melissa Goren

The IESNYC congratulates Melissa Goren, LC, IALD, LEED AP BD+C, MIES, studio manager of LightBox Studios, the lighting design division of JB&B, on being been accepted by the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD). 

Melissa has over 15 years of architectural lighting design experience fostering innovative designs across multiple building sectors on projects for the Durst Organization. Hudson Yards, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, the Belfer Research Building at Weill Cornell Medical College, the Jerome L. Greene Science Center for Columbia University’s Manhattanville campus; and the Rohm and Haas Building, Shanghai, China.

She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Architectural Engineering from Pennsylvania State University and her Master’s degree in Business Administration from New York University.

She was a judge for the 2016 IESNYC Lumen Awards, and part of the 2016 New York City Energy Conservation Code Commercial Committee and the IESNA Controls Protocol Committee that writes TM-23-11.

About the International Association of Lighting Designers
Founded in 1969 and based in Chicago, IL the International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) is an internationally recognized organization dedicated solely to the concerns of independent, professional lighting designers. The IALD strives to set the global standard for lighting design excellence by promoting the advancement and recognition of professional lighting designers.

Governed by an 11-member Board of Directors, the IALD is a volunteer association that relies on the active participation of its members. The over 1,300 lighting designers around the world who are members of the IALD hold a position of distinction and authority in the lighting design profession.

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