Cheryl Knodel, Program Manager and Professor, IIDA


  • B.S. Interior Design, Florida State University
  • Florida Licensed Interior Designer, NCIDQ certified
  • Practicing Interior design since 1987
  • Professional associations: International Interior Design Association (IIDA); Interior Design Educators Council (IDEC); member of the Central Florida U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • Faculty advisor for the student chapters of Emerging Green Builders (EGB), International Interior Design Association (IIDA) and Habitat for Humanity student co-op projects
  • LEED® Green Associate
  • Major projects: Private residences throughout Central Florida, including multimillion dollar homes in Lake Nona Estates and Heathrow Golf Communities; home theaters; law firms and financial institutions; renovated and new commercial properties and developments; restaurant prototypes
  • Teaching focus: Textiles; interior finishes; interior systems and materials; construction materials; sustainable design; professional interior design practices; residential studio


Holly Rodwick
Interior Design Program Manager
Fax: 407.708.2449
Office: HEA331