The lighting community lost some notable members in 2014. 
Phil Gabriel, 1939 – 2014
A great advocate of the profession and of lighting education, his efforts on behalf of the lighting design community will be missed. Read More
Ron Naus, 1967–2014
Deeply passionate about lighting and the interaction between the various constituents in the lighting industry, Naus recognized the important relationship between the lighting manufacturer and the lighting designer. Read More
Patricia DiMaggio, 1964–2014
DiMaggio, who was with Osram Sylvania for 19 years, was an active member of the lighting community, particularly in the New York City area, where she lent her time and expertise to a number of lighting community activities. Read More
Anthony Donato, Inventor of Tracklighting
A fellow of the Illuminating Engineering Society, he was the former senior product designer at Lightolier where he invented tracklighting, holding the first patent awarded in 1961. Read More