About IES

IES Mission Statement
The IES seeks to improve the lighted environment by bringing together those with lighting knowledge and by translating that knowledge into actions that benefit the public.

IES Vision Statement
The IES will build upon a century of excellence to create the premier lighting community dedicated to promoting the art and science of quality lighting to its members, allied professional organizations, and the public.


Section Officers 2021-2022

  • President: Vicki Kohanek (Dialight)
  • Vice President: Donald Andrews (RAB)
  • Treasurer: David Upton (LEDvance)
  • Secretary: Vicki Kohanek (Dialight)
  • Past President: Chance Parker (Green Creative)

Board of Managers 2021-2022

  • Brittany Cool
  • John Rebbeck (Illuminations)
  • Ventura Rivera (Illuminations)