Mr. Eid is the founder and Principal-in-Charge/Project Director of Design Innovation Architects (DIA) located in a renovated building on Gay Street. He received his Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Tennessee in 1983. He is involved in numerous civic organizations including Knox Heritage-board member; Leadership Knoxville 2003-former President; Community Design Center- former member; Knox Housing Partnership; University of Tennessee Chancellor's Associates; and Historic Zoning Commission- inaugural member.