Why You Should Join The AIA

AIA which stands for American Institute of Architects is a certified association for architects in the USA. The headquarters are located in Washington, D.C. It’s a non-profit group meant to offer teaching, society growth, government support, improving public image of architecture and reaching out the people to support the career.

Robert Ivy is Chief Executive Officer at the AIA since 2011. He is also the Executive Vice President of the organization. In April 2018, Robert Ivy was the first architect to be awarded Noel Pork Lifetime Achievement Award. In 2017, the University Of Arkansas Fay Jones School Of Architecture honored him with a Dean’s Medal. In 2010, Alpha Rho Chi named him a “Master Architect”. In 2010, Ivy received the G.D. Crain Award. Visit Linkedin

Columbus, Mississippi is where Robert Ivy comes from. Currently, he lives in Washington, D.C. He graduated from Sewanee University with a bachelor’s degree. He also holds a master’s degree in architecture from Tulane. He has worked as the Vice President & Editorial Director of McGraw-Hill Construction. He was also the Editor-in-Chief of Architectural Record magazine. Robert Ivy is the writer of Fay Jones.

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