Councils & Committees

2017 AIA Virginia Committees and Councils

Executive Committee
William T. Brown, AIA, Chair
Eric Keplinger, AIA
S. Jeanne LeFever, AIA
J. Mitchell Rowland, III, AIA
Robert V. Reis, AIA
Tim A. Colley, AIA
Elizabeth A. Reader, FAIA
Nicholas E. Vlattas, AIA
Helene Combs Dreiling, FAIA (staff liaison)

Nominating Committee
Eric Keplinger, AIA, Chair
William T. Brown, AIA
Nicholas E. Vlattas, AIA
(+2 at-large members appointed by FVP/PE)
Helene Combs Dreiling, FAIA (non-voting)

Audit Committee
S. Jeanne LeFever, AIA, Chair
Nicholas E. Vlattas, AIA
Carolyn Rickard-Brideau, AIA
Damian L. Seitz, AIA
Jack Davis, FAIA
Keesha Ezell (staff liaison)

Finance Committee
J. Mitchell Rowland, III, AIA, Chair
S. Jeanne LeFever, AIA
Nicholas E. Vlattas, AIA
Carolyn Rickard-Brideau, AIA
Keesha Ezell (staff liaison)
Helene Combs Dreiling, FAIA (staff guest)

Secretary’s Advisory Committee
S. Jeanne LeFever, AIA
Rebecca Barnes, Assoc. AIA
Ellen S. Cathey, AIA
Eric Keplinger, AIA
Sean Reilly, AIA
J. Mitchell Rowland, AIA
Helene Combs Dreiling, FAIA (staff liaison)

Communications + Outreach Advisory Council
Robert V. Reis, AIA, Chair
Scott Boyce, AIA
Gina A. Robinson, Assoc. AIA
Chris Venable, AIA
Cathy Guske, Hon. AIAVA (staff liaison)

Government Advocacy Advisory Council
Tim A. Colley, AIA, Chair
William T. Brown, AIA
Lynden Garland, AIA
Eric Keplinger, AIA
Sean Reilly, AIA
Damian L. Seitz, AIA
Daniel Zimmerman, AIA
Rhea George, Hon. AIAVA (staff liaison)

Professional Excellence Advisory Council
Elizabeth A. Reader, FAIA, Chair
John A. Burns, FAIA
Phoebe A. Crisman, AIA
Robert J. Dunay, FAIA
Spencer E. Lepler, AIA
Randall A. Mars, AIA
Fernando Viego, AIA
Marshall Dreiling (staff liaison)


2016 Committees
Design Committee

Camilo Bearman, AIA
Ghazal Abbasy
Robert Dunay, FAIA
Andrea Quilici, AIA
Allison Ewing, AIA
Paul Battaglia, AIA
Wilson Rayfield, AIA
Rob Ventura
Mark Orling, AIA
Andrew Cocke
Michael Gibson, AIA
Ed Pease, AIA
Simone Saidel, Assoc. AIA
Evan MacKenzie, Assoc. AIA

Emerging Leaders in Architecture Steering Committee
Brian Frickie, AIA
Will Scribner, FAIA
Gwyn Gilliam, AIA
Dick Gresham, AIA
Bruce Wardell, AIA
Dan Zimmerman, AIA
Damien Seitz, AIA
Abigail Watson, Assoc. AIA
Jennifer Wimmer, AIA
Christopher Kehde
Al Cox, FAIA
Scott Campbell, AIA
Rhea George
Marshall Dreiling (staff liason)

Emerging Professionals Knowledge Community
Maggie Schubert, AIA

Bruce Justice, FAIA
Paula Loomis, FAIA
Baird Smith, FAIA

Historic Resources Committee
Mark Wenger, AIA
Elizabeth (Jo) Lawson, FAIA
Don Swofford, FAIA
Aubrey McDaniel, Assoc. AIA
Joe Spruil, AIA (Emeritus)
Dave Johannas, AIA
Hugh Miller, FAIA (Emeritus)
Jack Lamonica, AIA

2017 Honors Committee
James W. Ritter FAIA ~ Chair
James R. Boyd, AIA
James P. Clark, FAIA
Jack Davis, FAIA
Lori Garrett, FAIA
Edward J. Gillikin Jr., AIA
Al Hansen, FAIA
Tom Kerns, FAIA
David Oakland, FAIA

At-large Appointments:
Christopher M. Charles, Assoc. AIA
Robert E. Comet, AIA
Gwyn C. Gilliam, AIA
Donna M. Phaneuf, AIA

Hospitality Committee – Architecture Exchange East

Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art and Architecture (IFRAA) Knowledge Community
Jim DePasquale, AIA
Bruce Wardell, AIA
Michael Gick, AIA
Jennifer Byl
Martha Chester, AIA

Joint Legislative Committee
Lynden Garland, AIA
Kenney Payne, AIA
Robert Burns AIA
Edward J. Gillikin Jr. AIA
Rhea George, Hon. AIA Virginia

Membership Experience Committee

AIA Virginia Prize Committee
Robert Easter, AIA
Heinrich Schnoedt
Henry Hollander
Betsy Roettger

Virginia Women in Design (VWiD) Knowledge Community
Susan Brain, AIA
Lori Garrett, AIA
Valerie Hassett, FAIA
Paula Loomis, FAIA
Kathryn Prigmore, FAIA
Jo Anne Murray, AIA
Kim Thompson Smith, AIA
Regina Davis, Intern Architect
Jennifer Rhoades, Assoc. AIA

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