AIA Northern Virginia Committees

At AIA Northern Virginia, our committees are the heart and soul of our organization. We have active committees and many opportunities to get involved. Not only are our committees integral at developing our amazing programs but they also provide a great opportunity to meet and network with other architects outside of your office. All of our committees are welcoming and are always looking for new members to join their ranks.


Committee on Architecture for Education

For people interested in the design of educational, cultural, and recreation facilities
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Committee on the Environment

For those that want a space to work on issues involving the environment
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Community Service

For those interested in helping coordinate events that benefit our communities like canstruction
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Custom Residential Architects Network

For those interested in exchanging ideas and resources that affect the residential design practice
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Design Awards

For those who want to collaborate on continuously evolving our members’ recognition of design excellence
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For those architects who have made significant contributions to architecture and to society
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Historic Resources

For those who have an interest in identifying, understanding, and preserving architectural heritage
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Honors & Nominations

Appointed by the Board to identify qualified members and allied professionals for their achievements and/or as leadership candidates in Northern Virginia
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Legislative/Govt. Affairs

For those interested in advocating for the profession and educating legislators on the value an architect brings to the table
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Schools Connections

For those interested in supporting the progression from architecture student to professional
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Women in Architecture

For women and allies in the architectural profession who want to connect
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Young Architects Forum

For emerging professionals looking for opportunities to learn, lead, connect, and have fun
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Interested in a topic not reflected here? Reach out to get connected!

By joining a committee, you can expand your network, increase your opportunities and gain experiences that you may not have otherwise had. Committees are a great way to volunteer, meet new people and build your leadership skills.
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