The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) is proposing changes to several articles within its bylaws. The changes address a variety of items such as: position title changes, language regarding governance procedures, structural changes to governance bodies, nomination and election procedures, and duty responsibilities of volunteer committee members versus paid staff. Members are asked to 
1. review the summary of the proposed amendments 
2. review the existing bylaws 
3. Download ballot and vote by March 9. Ballots can be cast via email, fax, or mail.
If sending by email, address to as a signed and scanned attachment with the voting member's name clearly printed.
If sending ballot by fax, address is to the attention of Davida Finkle at 847-267-3401 as a signed document with voting member's name clearly printed.
If sending via mail, place the signed ballot in a sealed envelope and mail to:
Mann Weitz & Associates, LLC
Attention: Davida Finkle
111 Deer Lake Road, Suite 125
Deerfield, IL 60015-9578 USA
For general questions regarding this process, please contact IALD membership coordinator Ashley Robbins via email at or via phone at 312-527-3677.