Joan Calambokidis

President, International Masonry Institute

Joan Calambokidis is currently President of the International Masonry Institute (IMI), a labor-management trust fund that oversees training and promotion for the union masonry industry.

Prior to joining IMI, Ms. Calambokidis served as Assistant to the President and Director of Political Affairs at the White House during the first two years of the Clinton Administration; Chief of Staff of the Democratic National Committee (1991-1993) and prior to that, Director of Government Relations for the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen.

She serves on the national board of the ACE mentoring organization, the American Architectural Foundation as well as the National Building Museum. She also serves on the Board of the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs (NDI).