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:

  • Autum Casey, Commissioner
  • Deanna Fitzgerald, Associate Commissioner
  • Russ Blain, Vice Commissioner (VC) for Programming 2020
  • Jonathan Allender-Zivic, VC for Education & Training
  • Darren Levin, VC for Communication
  • Jim Streeter, Co-VC for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Jesse Portillo, Co-VC for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Todd Studebaker. VC for International Activities/OISTAT delegate
  • Scott Parker, VC for Professional Practice
  • Anthony Pellecchia, Co-VC for Special Events
  • Tim Thistleton, Co-VC for Special Events
  • Stephen White, Co-VC for Lighting Studio
  • Angelo O'Dierno, Co-VC for Lighting Studio

updated 11-22-2019


What we do:

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