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Marcy Giannunzio, AIA

Marcy Giannunzio, AIA is the founding Principal of DIAG Studios, PLLC, an architectural firm that delivers innovative and creative architectural solutions and specializes in institutional, commercial, and residential projects. Her professional work, spanning over 15 years, includes numerous award-winning projects in the Washington, DC metro area. Ms. Giannunzio is a firm believer in utilizing her […]

Architects in Action 2020: AIA Legislative Exchange

Architects in Action 2020 includes a general session on Thursday, July 9 as well as virtual workshops and other special events throughout July. Visit to register for Architects in Action virtual workshops and other special events throughout July. Attendees must register for each event separately. Find more information on virtual workshops and other events here. At Architects […]

AEC Industry Collaboration Roundtable

There is no question that these current times are posing unique challenges to our companies in the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) industries. For the first time, the Virginia components of the American Institute of Architects, American Council of Engineering Companies, and the Associated General Contractors will host a joint roundtable discussion for our members. […]

Race in America: Creating a Shared Language

Before we can address racial injustice and inequities in our community and the profession, we need to get comfortable talking about racism and its impact on our everyday lives.

Nick Cooper, AIA

Nick Cooper, Principal and Design Director for HKS Richmond, has spent his 20-year career designing and leading projects of various scales locally and internationally. He specializes in Mixed Use, Commercial, Adaptive Re-use, Healthcare, and Urban Design projects emphasizing a cross-sector influence where he believes the most innovative solutions emerge. Nick has collaborated on projects located […]

Amber Book Payment

Congratulations in being a part of our First Class of 25 regarding achieving licensure through our Amber Book partnership. In light of COVID-19, we had temporarily suspended the program with Prometric centers being closed. Now, in light of recent information, we believe that the program can successfully continue and get you licensed expeditiously. Please remember […]

AIA Virginia Newsletter: June 2020

But Then There Was OneIf you, as firm leaders, are committed to being bold about diversity, equity, and inclusion – then you must provide “But then there was one” moments to those who may otherwise never be exposed to these great opportunities.More>> Design Awards Call for EntriesAIA Virginia’s Awards for Excellence in Architecture recognize outstanding […]