BIFMA Monthly Learning Series: 2024 Sustainability Trends in Interior Design with ASID

2024 Sustainability Trends in Interior Design with ASID
May 23, 2024 | Noon – 1:00 PM Eastern Time

Part of the BIFMA Monthly Learning Series. There is no fee to attend.


BIFMA once again collaborates with ASID to bring timely market trend information. A panel of experts will discuss ASID’s 2024 sustainability trends research and how the findings are expected to impact the practice of interior design.

Part of the BIFMA Learning Monthly Series, this is a live virtual learning opportunity for our members, designers, buyers, educators, and anyone interested in furniture for the built environment. There is no fee to attend.


  • A&D Professionals
  • Sales/Marketing Professionals
  • Facility Managers, Owners & CEOs
  • Instructors and Students
  • Manufacturers of Commercial Furniture and Accessories
  • Suppliers to the Commercial Furniture Industry



Mary Ellen Mika;  Director of Sustainability; Steelcase

Mary Ellen Mika is Director of Sustainability at Steelcase Inc., where she leads a global team of over thirty people working in six countries. Her responsibilities include the company’s sustainability programs, its environmental strategy for ESG, and reporting progress to the Steelcase Board of Directors.

David Cordell, ASID Fellow, NCIDQ, LEED AP, WELL AP, Fitwel Ambassador; Practice Leader, Associate Principal; Perkins&Will

David Cordell is an associate principal at Perkins&Will. With over 20 years of experience as project designer and technical coordinator on ground-breaking projects, Cordell brings a particular focus on interior environments and their interaction with occupant health and wellness and sustainability.

Karen McCallum, ASID, LEEP AP; Managing Director Design, Americas; CBRE | Design Collective

Karen McCallum joined CBRE Design Collective, previously Heery International, directly after graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Design from the University of Florida in 2004. Over her more than 19 years in the industry, Karen’s design expertise encompasses a variety of solutions in workplace, higher education and hospitality allowing her to bring a unique perspective to each project. Her range of expertise has proven invaluable in her day to day as Practice Lead.


Holley Henderson, LEED Fellow; Director of Strategic Partnerships and Education; Chemical Insights Research Institute

Holley Henderson is the Director of Strategic Partnerships and Education for Chemical Insights Research Institute of UL Research Institutes. Her background includes interior design, sustainability consulting and providing education for the built environment community.