AIA Small Firm Exchange (SFx) Update | 2020 3rd Quarter Regional Representative Report

AIA Small Firm Exchange (SFx) Regional Representative Contact Chris Dawson, AIA – AIA PA Regional Representative and SFx Conference Workgroup Chair chris@chrisdawsonarchitect.com or (717) 805-5090 Download the report SFx Mission & Objectives Advancing the mutual interests of architects practicing in small firms. Advocate for small firms within the AIA and in outside organizations and agencies…

Firm News & Insights // September 2020

Lenhardt Rodgers Announces Growing Leadership With steady growth over the course of its 70-year history, Lenhardt Rodgers Architecture + Interiors announces an expanded leadership team with the appointment of three principals. Each new principal brings distinct expertise to the leadership team, positioning the firm for continued growth and expansion into new markets with more comprehensive…

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…

Firm News & Insights // August 2020

AIA Pennsylvania members featured in Central Penn Business Journal AIA Pennsylvania pitched and secured the feature highlighting the architects’ role and recommendations charting a path forward in the face of the pandemic to support small businesses and a myriad of larger industries from manufacturing to healthcare. Alloy5, Crabtree Rohrbaugh & Associates Architects, MKSD architects, Nutec…

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…

A New Plan for a New Time

Dear AIA Pennsylvania Members, AIA Pennsylvania is proud to announce our new 2020-2025 Strategic Plan to lead our profession and our industry forward.  Approved by our Board of Directors, this wide-ranging Plan will continue to position us as the voice of our industry looking forward with health, climate change, technology, communications, and legislative strategy initiatives,…

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…