Category Archives: Candidacy

Candidate Question Series Volume 6

Recently Candidates for the 2014 / 2015 AIA First Vice President / President Elect were asked to answer a series of questions from the AIA California Council and the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals. Over the next week or two leading up to the National Convention, I’ll publish my answers here in a series called “The Candidate Question Series.” This is the sixth post in that series. Continue reading

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The Candidate Question Series Volume 5

Recently Candidates for the 2014 / 2015 AIA First Vice President / President Elect were asked to answer a series of questions from the AIA California Council and the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals. Over the next week or two leading up to the National Convention, I’ll publish my answers here in a series called “The Candidate Question Series.” This is the fifth post in that series. Continue reading

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The Candidate Question Series Volume 4

Recently Candidates for the 2014 / 2015 AIA First Vice President / President Elect were asked to answer a series of questions from the AIA California Council and the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals. Over the next week or two leading up to the National Convention, I’ll publish my answers here in a series called “The Candidate Question Series.” This is the fourth post in that series. Continue reading

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The Candidate Question Series Volume 3

Recently Candidates for the 2014 / 2015 AIA First Vice President / President Elect were asked to answer a series of questions from the AIA California Council and the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals. Over the next week or two leading up to the National Convention, I’ll publish my answers here in a series called “The Candidate Question Series.” This is the third post in that series. Continue reading

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The Candidate Question Series Volume 2

Recently Candidates for the 2014 / 2015 AIA First Vice President / President Elect were asked to answer a series of questions from the AIA California Council and the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals. Over the next week or two leading up to the National Convention, I’ll publish my answers here in a series called “The Candidate Question Series.” This is the second post in that series. Continue reading

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The Candidate Question Series Volume 1

Recently Candidates for the 2014 / 2015 AIA First Vice President / President Elect were asked to answer a series of questions from the AIA California Council and the AIA Center for Emerging Professionals. Over the next week or two leading up to the National Convention, I’ll publish my answers here in a series called “The Candidate Question Series.” This is the first post in that series. Continue reading

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Join Me!

Do Architects See the Future Differently than Other People? It’s the question my daughter asked me as I was preparing for my first speech as Candidate for First Vice President / President Elect of the American Institute of Architects. The speech that was the next step in my mission to answer a challenge from my mentor that started with AIAS and has led me to the post of Vice President of the American Institute of Architects. Now, like my mentor challenged me, I’m challenging you. Join me. This is OUR time. Join me in making OUR Institute stronger, OUR Profession more relevant and OUR world a better place. Continue reading

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Our Time to Design Our Future

The one thing that I’ve enjoyed the most about this journey has been the opportunity to interact with a large portion of our membership. Continue reading

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It’s In The Mail

In our time of great change, we must uphold the AIA tradition of excellence and challenge traditional thinking at the same time. I believe in advancing our organization by designing BOLD
solutions to define our unlimited future. Continue reading

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Thank You for Your Support

Behind every great leader is an entire list of friends, mentors and other invaluable associates that form the support network that has helped elevate them to their position of leadership and helps to keep them grounded and on-track. As I’ve said over and over, I owe a great debt of gratitude to my mentors and everyone that has supported me in my career and now my candidacy. Continue reading

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