AIA|DC’s Advocacy Committee is focused on three areas of interest: representing members in professional matters within our local community; interfacing with AIA National’s advocacy agenda; and understanding how architects can contribute to quality of life issues in our city.



  • To establish an ADVOCACY resource within the AIA|DC website that is reflective of the national AIA Advocacy structure.
  • Establish ANC Training Sessions; possibly reformat for other Civic organizations.
  • Impact + Opportunities: DC Initiatives on Affordable Housing.
  • To recognize existing and potential civic + community roles for DC Architects.
  • Teaming-up with other AIADC Committees to advance common goals and goals set forth by the AIA|DC Board.

See our position on:
DC Statehood