Women in Lighting

This ALA committee is an all-inclusive group of lighting industry professionals dedicated to providing opportunities to:

  • Network with other women in the lighting industry

  • Recognize and encourage achievement and leadership of women in the lighting industry

  • Provide mentoring opportunities for women of all levels of expertise 

Women in Lighting Committee is raising funds for the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA) in the name of Karen Krieger who recently passed away. Karen was vice president of BC Sales, and her husband, Brad, president of BC Sales, serves on the ALA Manufacturing Representative Steering Committee. Karen’s aunt, Martha Graham of Martha Graham & Associates, is an involved ALA Women in Lighting Committee member.

We have created a limited-edition collectible pin with the intent to establish an annual fundraising initiative for a worthy cause around each Conference. This year’s pins are sponsored by Visual Comfort & Co. making it possible to donate 100 percent of the $20 purchase price to support OCRA in Karen’s memory. The association and Women in Lighting Committee are grateful for the opportunity to honor Karen and her family.



Women in Lighting Pin

Are You Ready to Lead with Intent?

You don't need to manage your time.  You need to examine your choices.

Complimentary Special Presentation by Shelia Butler

Recorded September 10, 2020



October 14, 2022
Nominations Open for 2023 ALA Women in Lighting Leadership Award
News, ALA News, Women in Lighting
December 5, 2022
ALA Women in Lighting to Host Reception, Kick Off Charitable Initiative during January 2023 Lightovation in Dallas
News, Industry News, ALA News, Women in Lighting
May 26, 2022
Kellee Hollenback Hammond of Varaluz to Receive ALA Women in Lighting Leadership Award
News, ALA News, Women in Lighting
June 23, 2021
ALA to Present Bulbrite President Cathy Choi with Women in Lighting Leadership Award
Women in Lighting
July 22, 2020
ALA's Women in Lighting Launch New Mentor Matching Program
News, Women in Lighting
July 21, 2020
Nominations Open for 2020 Women in Lighting Leadership Award
News, Women in Lighting
January 10, 2020
Jilla Farzan Receives ALA Women in Lighting Leadership Award
Women in Lighting
May 15, 2019
Conference presentation
Women in Lighting
May 15, 2019
Award Presentation
Women in Lighting

Award Presentation

June 19 in Dallas

Wednesday, May 15, 2019/Categories: Women in Lighting

Celebrate with us at Lightovation in Dallas on Wednesday, June 19th at 5 pm in the Minka showroom - TM 3725  (in the Trade Mart)

We will be presenting the Women in Lighting Leadership Award, with a reception to follow.

Do you have a specific topic you want to discuss with your peers?  We'll select a few topics, and provide a tag you can wear, so you can identify those who are also interested in that topic.

If you'd like to suggesat a topic, send a message to Liz Ware.


Number of views (1858)/Comments (0)

Please login or register to post comments.