Speaking

  • "Lighting eHarmony: Does your Product Website make you un-datable or the Perfect Catch?", LightFair International, May 2018, Chicago IL

  • "From the Shadows - Inspirational Stories of Women in Lighting",  invited panelist, LED Specifier Summit, November 2017, Chicago IL

  • "Living with OLEDs - A Designer's Journey", Industrial Forum of the International Meeting on Information Display, August 2016, Jeju Island, South Korea
  • "A Rainbow of Possibilities: Navigating the Color of Light", Healthcare Design Conference, November 2015, Washington DC
     
  • "Living with OLEDs", LED Specifier Summit, November 2015, Chicago IL
     
  • "Ready, Set, Illuminate: Conquering Lighting Design Challenges in the World of LEDs", Philips Rise and Shine Series, July 2015, Chicago IL
     
  • “Tuning the Spectrum: Light, Health, and the Pursuit of Happiness”, U.S. Department of Energy Solid-State Lighting Workshop, November 2014, Detroit, MI
     
  • “Lighting and the New LEED”, Jesco Lighting in association with PARSONS, The New School for Design seminar series, March 2014, New York City, NY
  • “Sustainable Healthcare”, Cooper Lighting The Source Education Center as part of “Advanced Healthcare Lighting Symposium”, February 2014, Peachtree City, GA 

  • “What's in a Name?” IESNA Chicago Section Pecha Kucha Night, February 2014, Chicago IL

  •  “US DOE Solar Decathlon 2013 Review”, IESNA Chicago Section Pecha Kucha Night, February 2014, Chicago IL

  • “Better Lighting Solutions in Common Commercial Applications”, Energy Efficiency Exposition, Rosemont IL, September 2013.

  • “Trends in Healthcare Lighting”, IESNA Milwaukee Section, January 2013, New Berlin WI

  • “Advanced Healthcare Lighting Symposium”, 3-Day Symposium including presentations “Trends in Healthcare Environments”, “Special Needs Environments, “Lighting Design for MRIs and ORs” and “IESNA RP-29-06”, September 2011 at Cooper Lighting The Source Education Center in Peachtree City GA and October 2012 in Vancouver BC.

  • “5 Forward”, General Electric media presentation panelist on the future of lighting, GreenBuild, November 2010, Chicago IL

  • “Trends in Healthcare Lighting”, IESNA Los Angeles Section, January 2010, Los Angeles CA

  • “Candela, Lumens & Lux, Oh My! Lighting Fundamentals for Architects & Interior Designers”, LightFair International Workshop, May 2009, New York NY

  • “Healthcare Lighting”, IESNA Orange County Section, April 2009, Irvine CA

  • “Evidence-Based Healthcare Lighting Design”, LightFair International, May 2008, Las Vegas NV

  • “Now that You're on the Sustainability Bandwagon, Why Sing So Loudly?” IESNA Eastern Region Conference - Bringing Light to Green Design, May 2008, Vienna VA

  • “Healthcare Lighting Solutions Workshop”, 2-Day Workshop including presentations “Trends in Healthcare Environments”, “Light & Health”, “Special Needs Environments, “IESNA RP-29-06”, and “Lighting Design Space Workshop”, Cooper Lighting The Source Education Center, December 2007, March 2008, October 2008, March 2009, and March 2012 in Peachtree City GA, June 2009 in Universal City CA, October 2009 & April 2010 in Houston TX, October 2010 in Chicago IL, June 2011 and December 2011 in Toronto ON, July 2011 in Irvine CA, October 2012 in Vancouver BC, and June 2013 in Denver CO.

  • “Trends in Healthcare Lighting”, IESNA St. Louis Section, October 2007, St. Louis MO, IESNA New England Section & September 2007, Boston MA

  • “Healthcare Lighting: The Future Is Now”, Crites-Tidey Lighting Forum, September 2007, Grand Rapids MI

  • “The Value of Using a Lighting Designer”, NeoCon, June 2007, Chicago IL & AIA Chicago Professional Development Conference, March 2006, Chicago IL

  • “Lighting for Hospitals and Health Care Facilities”, IESNA, April 2007, North American webcast

  • “Energy Efficient Lighting Design: What are the Trade Offs?” IESNA Capitol Section, March 2007, Washington DC

  • “Health Care Lighting and the New ANSI/IESNA RP-29-06”, IESNA Ohio Valley Section, January 2007, Cincinnati OH & IESNA Pittsburgh Section Health Care Lighting Exposition, November 2006, Pittsburgh PA

  • Key Note Address: “The New Face of Health Care”, IESNA Pittsburgh Section Health Care Lighting Exposition, November 2006, Pittsburgh PA

  • “Health Care Lighting”, Lightology Summer Seminar Series, July 2006, Chicago IL

  • “Lighting For People: A Guide to Designing Quality Lighting in the Built Environment”, IESNA, April 2006, North American webcast resource

  • “Lighting in Healthcare”, Lithonia Lighting Specifier Center, September 2005, Conyers GA

  • “Lighting and Healthcare - What's on the Horizon?” Symposium on Healthcare Design, September 2005, Atlanta GA

  • “Healing Environments”, LightFair International, April 2005, New York NY

  • “Lighting for the 21st Century: Riding the Next Wave”, IFMA Chicago Chapter, December 2003

  •  “Lighting and Sustainability: Beyond Energy and Daylighting”, IESNA Annual Conference, August 2001

  • “Control Me!” LightFair International, May 2001, Las Vegas NV