Melissa FeldmanÂ has stepped into the role of East Coast Editor for Better Homes and Gardens magazine. Prior to this, Feldman was a freelance design writer whose work appeared in The New York Times, The New York Post, and Azure among other publications. She previously served as Senior Style Editor at House & Garden magazine.
Brien McDaniel was appointed Assistant Director of Communications at the Museum of Modern Art. Until July, McDaniel was the Director of PR for architecture firm FXFowle.
TheÂ Rhode Island School of DesignÂ has tappedÂ Pradeep SharmaÂ as dean of architecture. Sharma, who starts this fall, comes to Providence from the Bath School of Art and Design atÂ Bath Spa University in England.
New York School of Interior DesignÂ has appointed David Sprouls as president of the college. Sprouls became Acting President in January, following tenures asÂ Vice President for Enrollment Management and Director of Admissions for the school.
Venturi, Scott Brown and AssociatesÂ has officially evolved to VSBA,Â with president and principalÂ Daniel K. McCoubrey at the helm. McCoubrey leads the firm with principal Nancy Rogo Trainer.