Jay Philomena

Jay Philomena IIDA

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Jay Philomena currently heads his own practice. In the past, he has served as principal, director of interior design, and led the practices for several national and international design firms including GHK, KlingStubbins, and Burt Hill, where he was responsible for leading design and the staff and spearheading business development efforts. He has developed corporate environments in conjunction with real estate departments, leasing agents, and major developers.

Through his efforts, Jay has earned a reputation for fairness and dedicated client advocacy, and is acknowledged as one of the leaders in design and change management in Greater Boston. Jay's work has been published in Interior Design, Managing Office Technology, Facilities Design and Management, Design Times, Perspective (IIDA), Boston Real Estate Journal, and New England Real Estate Journal.

Jay has been an elected member of the Board of Trustees since 2009, and served previously as an overseer. He has been actively involved as a member of the Nominations Committee for several years and currently co-chairs that important group with Roger Goldstein.