2017 Excellence in Design Jurors

Angie Lee, IIDA, AIA


Angie Lee is a Principal and Design Director of Interiors at FXFOWLE. She is an award-winning design leader with over 20 years of experience in the architectural and design industry. Specializing in corporate and commercial interiors for the past 15 years, she is an expert in client development, galvanizing project teams, and facile in bridging the gap between concept and implementation. Angie fosters her integrated philosophy on design, technology, and art by possessing an unwavering focus throughout the entire arc of multiple projects, project types, and teams. In her role as Design Director of Interiors, she provides strategic vision and oversees the design quality on all interiors projects—including corporate offices, public spaces, hotels, showrooms, educational facilities, and multi-family residential buildings. Angie is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s Bachelor of Architecture program, a registered architect, and a member of the International Interior Design Association. She is also on the editorial advisory board of Contract magazine.


Carlos Posada, IIDA, NCIDQ, LEED® AP

Regional Professional Services Firms Practice Area Leader, Principal

Carlos excels at solving complex workplace challenges that impact client success. As a Principal in Gensler’s Los Angeles office and Regional Practice Area Leader for Professional Services Firms, he draws upon his 22 years of project management experience to bring attentive and efficient management skills to every project. Clients and teams alike respect Carlos for his broad range of experience and in-depth knowledge of all aspects of project delivery, particularly for law firms and professional services firms. He is a champion for sustainable solutions, and his recent projects for clients like CBRE have been recognized for outstanding achievement in sustainable design. Carlos serves on the Board of Directors for the IIDA of Southern California and is actively involved with the Barnsdall Art Park Foundation in Los Angeles. He earned a Bachelor of Architecture and Urban Planning from the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C.


Director of Global Planning+Design+Construction

D’Addario & Company Inc.

Tom is passionate about helping people and organizations reach their goals. He does this through more than 27 years of experience in design. He has designed buildings and interiors for education, worship, work and living as registered Architect. Tom also has designed products and marketing for the Interior Contract Design Industry. Over the past several years he has combined sustainability and wellness into his design thinking by holding the certifications of LEED AP and WELL AP. Currently he is a candidate for Six Sigma Black Belt which is about understanding ways to improve processes. Tom incorporates creative direction in leading a client to a high level of business and experience through design. He uses problem solving skills such as listening to a client's needs, uses experience and intuition to help a client reach their goals.  Tom is team leader by managing people to reach their expectations and helping them expand their knowledge throughout the process.

Adam Stover, IIDA, NCIDQ


As a Lead Interior Designer, Director of Product Development and Principal at Populous, Adam has played an integral role in reshaping the standard of interior and premium spaces within sports facilities across the county. He has an innate ability to design, direct, and contribute innovative spaces to projects around the globe, including unique premium spaces, brand activation and sponsorship spaces and retail and dining destinations. His passion for creating unique solutions for his clients has resulted in long-lasting relationships, with clients time and time again looking to Adam as their trusted advisor. He listens, understands and honors his clients’ brands and then, delivers forward-looking design solutions that elevate the experience and generate revenue. Named to the 2013 Building Design and Construction’s 40 under 40 class, Adam’s work and design philosophies have been included in the country’s top design publications. Named as the 2012 ten year alumni honoree for the College of Architecture Planning and Design at Kansas State University, he continues to play an important role at the university, residing as chair of the college’s interior architecture advisory board. Adam remains dedicated to the advancement of the interior design profession, currently serving on the IIDA Foundation Board of Trustees. For his professional and philanthropic work, Adam was selected to the 2016 Ingram's Magazine 40 under 40 class.

2017 Research (Academic) Jurors

2017 Research (Academic) Jurors to be announced...