New Member Welcome | September 2020

Join us in welcoming the newest AIA Pennsylvania members from across the state!  The following members made the move to join AIA from June 2020 – September 2020. AIA Bucks County Michael D. Klucsik, Assoc. AIA Jacob S. Knipper, AIA AIA Central Pennsylvania Marybeth Cauley, Assoc. AIA Margaret Yu, Assoc. AIA Nathan J. Moyer, Assoc….

Congratulations to Pennsylvania’s Newest Architects | September 2020

Join us in congratulating Pennsylvania’s newest architects! The following AIA Pennsylvania members have undergone an extensive process of education, experience, and examination to earn the title architect in 2020. Architectural licensing is exclusively granted when candidates demonstrate professional education, complete a rigorous program of practical experience under the supervision of a licensed architect and pass…

Member News & Insights // September 2020

Codes Advocate Maureen Guttman Featured as Citizen Architect Citizen architects use their insights, talents, training, and experience to make positive contributions to their community by engaging in the administrative and legislative political process. This month AIA Pennsylvania member, Maureen Guttman, AIA, and her crusade for stronger, more efficient energy codes is featured. As former chair…

Member News & Insights // August 2020

Marc Mondor, AIA, elected Vice-Chair of the Climate Change Advisory Committee (CCAC) AIA Pennsylvania President Marc Mondor, AIA, has been elected Vice-Chair of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Climate Change Advisory Committee (CCAC). Marc, Principal of evolveEA, will join Chair A. Stevens (Steve) Krug, AIA of Krug Architects, to take on the Committee’s main…

ASAE Honors the Power of Architects

AIA Pennsylvania has been recognized with an American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) “Power of A (association)” Gold Award, the association industry’s highest honor, for community support and engagement. These awards celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of associations who work tirelessly to solve problems and strengthen lives, the workforce, the economy, and the world. ASAE President…

William J. Bates Appointed to the Pennsylvania Architects Licensure Board 

Coming off of his whirlwind experiences and dedicated service as 2019 American Insititute of Architects (AIA) National President, William (Bill) J. Bates, FAIA, is stepping into a newly appointed role. The two-time AIA PA President has been named to the State Architects Licensure Board. The licensing body is responsible for regulating the practice of architecture for the…

AIA Small Firm Exchange Q2 2020 Update

July 2, 2020 The SFx Member Group’s mission is to advance the mutual interests of architects practicing within small firms. I have seen both at the national and state level the group pivoting in response to the changes to practice brought on by the pandemic and the racial justice movement. There is a sense around…

New Member Welcome | June 2020

Join us in welcoming the newest AIA Pennsylvania members from across the state!  The following members made the move to join AIA from January 2020 – June 2020. AIA Bucks County Bryan Delso, Assoc. AIA Michael J. Graeff, AIA AIA Central Pennsylvania Bridget Kelly, Assoc. AIA Caitlin M. Siegrist, Assoc. AIA Timothy R. Checchia, Assoc….

Congratulations to Pennsylvania’s Newest Architects | June 2020

Join us in congratulating Pennsylvania’s newest architects! The following AIA Pennsylvania members have undergone an extensive process of education, experience, and examination to earn the title architect in 2020. Architectural licensing is exclusively granted when candidates demonstrate professional education, complete a rigorous program of practical experience under the supervision of a licensed architect and pass…

Recognize Architectural Excellence | Call for 2020 Awards Submissions & Nominations

  Visit the New Submission Site to Recognize Excellence Celebrate your firm and member accomplishments with the 2020 AIA Pennsylvania Architectural Excellence Awards programs! The new 2020 AIA Pennsylvania Architectural Excellence Awards submission site is open. With the understanding that everyone is busier than ever juggling new personal and professional obligations, AIA Pennsylvania has adjusted the…