Modernize Your Firm & Empower Your AEC Project Teams with Summit Technology Group

AIA Pennsylvania Announces Partnership with Summit Technology Group (STG) to Empower Architects to Modernize Their Back-Office-Systems & Embrace Cloud Technology AIA Pennsylvania’s Endorsed Technology Partner, Summit Technology Group (STG) will design solutions for architects and AEC firms across the state with the most modern technology strategies for increased productivity and collaboration. AIA Pennsylvania announced today…

New Member Welcome | July 2019

Join us in welcoming the newest AIA Pennsylvania members from across Pennsylvania! AIA Bucks County Joel Petty, AIA AIA Central Pennsylvania Cody Cummings, Assoc. AIA Kaila Hanlin, Assoc. AIA Ralph Muenstermann, Assoc. AIA Alexandra Weaver, Assoc. AIA AIA Eastern Pennsylvania Lucas Bruno, Assoc. AIA AIA Middle Pennsylvania Madhubala Ayyamperumal, Assoc. AIA Nicholas Backer, Assoc. AIA…

AIA Pennsylvania Welcomes Two New Team Members

This summer, AIA Pennsylvania’s team of three has grown to five to better serve AIA Pennsylvania members across the Commonwealth!   Michelle McKenna, Membership and Marketing Coordinator, and Andrea McCormick, Administrative Assistant, join veteran AIA Pennsylvania team members: Stephen Swarney, J.D., Executive Director Celebrating six years with AIA Pennsylvania in September (pictured at Senator Tim Kearney’s January…

Legislative Victories For and By Pennsylvania’s Architects Create Better Commonwealth Communities

Grassroots Victories for Pennsylvania Architects and Communities The $34 billion dollar budget (HB 790) has passed and is in the hands of the Governor. Highlights include increased funding for education, school safety, and added funding for job creation. The legislative victories outlined below include AIA Pennsylvania-led initiatives that have been implemented into the Tax Code,…

Call for Submissions & Nominations! 2019 Architectural Excellence Design Awards & Special Awards

Call for AIA Pennsylvania Design Excellence AIA Pennsylvania is accepting project submissions for the 2019 Architectural Excellence Design Awards program. These awards recognize significant achievements by AIA Pennsylvania members to contribute to a better and more sustainable built environment. Submissions are open now until Friday, September 13, 2019 at 11:59 pm EST. Download 2019’s Architectural…

Meet Pennsylvania’s Newest Architects

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 2019. 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…

New Member Welcome | April 2019

Join us in welcoming the newest members of from across Pennsylvania! AIA Bucks County Greg Lehman, AIA AIA Central Pennsylvania Lauren Bennett AIA Daniel Gagliano AIA Ashley O’Hern Assoc. AIA AIA Northwestern Pennsylvania Aneta Dziechciaruk, Assoc. AIA AIA Philadelphia  Ayad Al Shathir, Assoc. AIA Daniel Barker, AIA Richard Dengler, Assoc. AIA Jamie Doran, AIA Laura…

District Days Establish Architects As Trusted Resource for PA Legislators & Communities

Throughout the month of April, AIA Pennsylvania arranged for engaged, “citizen architects” to meet with their state legislators back home in the district. The opportunity for AIA Pennsylvania members to build relationships with their elected officials by way of district meetings started last year as a follow-up supplement to Architects Action Day. This year, district…

AIA Pennsylvania Adopts 2030 Resolution

Endorsing Energy Efficient and Sustainable Design and Construction FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On March 26, 2019, the AIA Pennsylvania Board of Directors unanimously adopted its first resolution emphasizing the organization’s commitment to high-performance buildings and sustainable design in the Commonwealth. Architects are uniquely positioned to positively impact the built environment by ensuring that sustainable design is…