The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) is a nonprofit professional society representing the interests of interior designers and the interior design community. ASID is the leading professional organization for interior designers with the largest residential and commercial membership. With over 34,500 members, ASID establishes a common identity for professionals and businesses in the field of interior design.
The Society is led by a volunteer board of directors that includes the Society's president, president-elect, and immediate past president. Daily operations are carried out by a small staff housed in the Society's headquarters in Washington, D.C.
The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) is a professional networking and educational association of more than 10,000 members. The IIDA hosts eight specialty Forums, nine Regions, and more than 30 Chapters around the world. This association is committed to enhancing the quality of life through excellence in interior design, and to advancing interior design through knowledge.
The National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), a not-for-profit trade association, has over 25,000 members and has educated and led the kitchen and bath industry for over 40 years. The ACC Interior Design Program is an NKBA Endorsed College Program. NKBA is an industry partner providing ACC students with several scholarship opportunities each year.
The American Institute of Architects is the voice of the architecture profession and is dedicated to:
- Serving it members
- Advancing their value
- Improving the quality of the built environment
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community of leaders working to make green buildings available to everyone within a generation.