About

The Hawaii Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers promotes ethical practice through education, knowledge sharing, advocacy, community building, and outreach, the Society strives to advance the interior design profession and, in the process, to demonstrate and celebrate the power of design to positively change people’s lives.

The Hawaii Chapter is comprised of over 167 professional and allied designer members, over 86 industry partners and an active student chapter of more than 30, and represents some of the most influential and trend-setting interior designers in the Pacific Basin.

The chapter is led by an eight member board of directors that strive to increase and enhance interior design excellence through professional education, networking and public awareness. Meet the ASID Hawaii Chapter Board of Directors

Vision

The Hawaii chapter will be the definitive resource regarding the interior built environment for the interior design professional in the Pacific Basin.

Mission

The Hawaii chapter advances the interior design profession through sharing knowledge, networking, public, and professional education, and the advocacy of an interior designers’ right to practice.

About the American Society of Interior Designers

The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) advances the interior design profession and communicates the impact of design on the human experience.

We collaborate with others to promote the value of interior design. We prepare our members to excel in a dynamic and evolving profession. We generate, collect and disseminate applied knowledge.

Membership – ASID has a number of categories for designers at every stage of their career, including students of interior design. We also have membership and sponsorship opportunities for manufacturers and suppliers who provide products and services to the industry. Join ASID’s vibrant community of 25,000+!

Professional Development – We offer career stage programming that focuses on the Impact of Design, the Business of Design, Leadership Development and Health & Wellness. We offer both online and in-person engagement opportunities.  

Research & Knowledge Management – Our research team provides economic, sector, career stage and, of course, design data and research to the marketplace. Through the ASID Foundation, we provide over $100,000 in funding annually to various research and scholarship initiatives to help build the knowledge community for the interior design profession. 

One Voice – Our government and public relations team works at the state and federal levels to represent your interests as an interior design professional AND as a business owner. Our first priority is right to practice –whether that be through interior design legislation or seal/stamp privileges at the municipal level.  In addition, we lobby on issues that affect the business of interior design.  

Join ASID today!