The ASID Ohio South/Kentucky Chapter recently announced that Jon Blunt, ASID has received the American Society of Interior Designers/ASID Medalist award! The Medalist is a distinguished honor granted by the Society that recognizes members who have demonstrated outstanding service to their chapter and ASID, provided significant contributions to the interior design profession, and made significant contributions that have enriched the human experience.
Beginning in 1995 as a founding member and first president of Sinclair Community College’s student chapter, Jon enthusiastically served the Chapter in many leadership roles including Chapter President in 2006-2007. His leadership championed the student as well as professional development for design practitioners. These strengths were recognized and Jon’s service continued at the National level with the ASID Chapter Support Team and as Chair of the Student Advisory Council.
Since 2001, Jon has practiced interior design with Luken Interiors in Dayton OH, providing design and related services for a variety of clients and project types. ASID Chapter Design Awards have recognized excellence in both residential and show house projects. Jon and Luken Interiors have also received multiple Cincinnati Magazine Interior Design Awards for Residential Single Spaces.
In addition to design contributions, Jon is active in the Dayton arts community, having served on the Dayton, Ohio – City Government Landmarks Commission and the boards of Preservation Dayton, Inc, the Dayton Philharmonic Volunteer Association and Gem City Ballet. Jon also performs with Musica! Dayton’s Chamber Ensemble
The ASID Medalist Awards will be presented at the Leadership Experience in San Diego July 13-15.