Which One of These Things Just Doesn't Belong Here / by Michelle Linden

The 2009 Design Futures Council Fellows were just announced:
The DFC Senior Fellows for 2009 are:
• Carrie Byles, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLC
• Wing T. Chao, Walt Disney Imagineering
• Daniel P. Coffey, Daniel P. Coffey & Associates Ltd.
• Maj. Gen. Del Eulberg, United States Air Force
• Michael Graves, Michael Graves & Associates
• Robert C. Grupe, USG Corp.
• Craig W. Hartman, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLC
• Brad Pitt, actor and environmental advocate
• Jane Poynter, Paragon Space Development Corp.
• Renzo Piano, Renzo Piano Building Workshop
• Stephen J. Senkowski, Armstrong World Industries
• Alan Webber, Fast Company
How nice for Brad Pitt that he can buy himself into design leadership positions. I mean, the rest of us who have studied and labored in design, yet don't have millions to show for it can only hope for his architectural success.