USITT Lighting Commission

The mission of the USITT Lighting Commission is to serve the lighting profession by providing a forum for dialogue and information relating to excellence in lighting design, technology, and production, associated research and development, and lighting education.

Commission Leadership:

Commissioner: Jesse Portillo
Commissioner: Tori Mays
Programming Commissioner: Jonathan Allender-Zivic
IDEAS Representative: Stephen White
History & Heritage Representative: William Kenyon
International Representative: Adam Mendelson
Communications & Conference Activities Coordinator: Jenni Propst
Light Lab Coordinator: Todd Wren
Recommended Practices & Special Projects Coordinator: Heather Brown
Awards Coordinator: Adam Chamberlain
Special Events Coordinator: Dylan Bomgardner
Design Advisor: Jakyung Cho Seo
Technology Advisor: David Smith
Student Representative: Preston Hunt
Alternative Practice Representative: Wally Eastland
Vendor Liason: Ford Sellers
Professional Organization and Certification Liason: Darren Levin

Updated: Oct. 20, 2023

What we do:

 Details on all commission activities can be found in the Lighting Commission Manual.