Lobbyist Office Hours

Introducing Lobbyist Office Hours   Drop by the virtual offices of AIA Pennsylvania's in-house lobbyists Executive Director, Stephen Swarney, JD, and Amal Mahrouki, Director of Legislative Affairs to voice your concerns on any rules, regulations, or intrusions that are holding you back from doing your best work or prospering in your business. Starting this month,...

Demystifying Advocacy: Town Hall with AIA Philadelphia & AIA PA

                    Join AIA Philadelphia and AIA Pennsylvania for a Town Hall Meeting on how to implement AIA advocacy goals on a statewide and city level to ensure that we speak with the unified voice of AIA. Topics covered will include: Advocacy and political basics How a...

Architects Tele-Action Day 2021

Take the Pledge to join us for Architects Tele-Action Day on March 23, 2021!   Join AIA Pennsylvania and your colleagues across the state for Architects Tele-Action Day on March 23, 2021 Now, more than ever, it’s critical to remind policymakers that architecture is a vital industry with the capacity to solve Pennsylvania’s toughest immediate public health...

District Days Primer

District Days returns this summer! One of our signature legislative events for you as a member to get to know your legislators by sharing the impact and challenges of your profession and a few key issues that need your voice. Sign ups for District Days are taking place over here, so don't forget to register!...

2021 District Days

Right to left: Sean Douty, John Beddia, Elysia Mikkelsen, Jeff Straub (all of Crabtree Rohrbaugh & Associates) meet with Senator Mike Regan in 2019 for District Days; Marc Mondor meets with Representative Edward Gainey (Pittsburgh's likely Mayor-elect) Meet & Greet Your Elected Officials District Days returns this summer! AIA Pennsylvania is looking for members' availability...

Spring into Action

Virtual

AIA Philadelphia Presents: SPRING INTO ACTION Join the Policy + Advocacy subcommittee of AIA Philly COTE for our Annual Spring into Action event! Architecture 2030, the 2030 challenge, and the AIA 2030 Commitment, calls for Architects to design net zero buildings by 2030. In urban environments such as the Philadelphia area, we must not only...

2022 District Days

pictured groupings clockwise: Christine Mondor, FAIA, and Senator Lindsey Williams; Sean Douty, John Beddia, Elysia Mikkelsen, Jeff Straub and Senator Mike Regan; Marc Mondor and Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey Meet & Greet Your Elected Officials District Days returns this summer! AIA Pennsylvania is looking for members' availability to schedule meetings with legislators in local districts...

2023 District Days

Advocate in August  AIA Pennsylvania is looking for your availability to schedule meetings with your elected officials at home in the district throughout August for District Days, our signature advocacy event. District Days is our annual opportunity to mobilize to introduce and remind lawmakers and their staff of architects' contributions and expertise, offer AIA Pennsylvania...

Legislation Establishing Mandatory CE & Certified Interior Designers to Advance in Senate (Zoom Event)

Virtual Event

AIA Pennsylvania Webinar on MCE and CID Legislation Friday, December 8 10am - 11am EST Virtual Zoom Event In early November, Senator Farry circulated a co-sponsorship memo alerting his fellow State Senators of forthcoming legislation establishing mandatory continuing education for architects and the recognition of certified interior designers (C.I.D.) in Pennsylvania.   This legislation is the culmination of...

Legislation Establishing Mandatory CE & Certified Interior Designers to Advance in Senate (Zoom Event)

Virtual Event

AIA Pennsylvania Webinar on MCE and CID Legislation Wednesday, December 20 10am - 11am EST Virtual Zoom Event In early November, Senator Farry circulated a co-sponsorship memo alerting his fellow State Senators of forthcoming legislation establishing mandatory continuing education for architects and the recognition of certified interior designers (C.I.D.) in Pennsylvania. This legislation is the culmination of the...