AIA|DC Staff

Mary Fitch, AICP, Hon. AIA 
Executive Director
202.347.9403 x 2001

  • Executive Director of AIA|DC and WAF
  • Publisher of ArchitectureDC Magazine
  • Membership
  • Complaint Department

Katie Spencer
Director, Professional Education
202.347.9403 x 2004

  • Director of professional education, lectures, tours, workshops, and DesignDC
  • Oversees all awards programs and competitions
  • Collaborates with committees to offer relevant and engaging professional development for members

Ivan Jerome
Operations Manager

  • Oversees day-to-day operations of the District Architecture Center
  • Ensures that all Chapter and Foundation initiatives are run in a professional and cost-effective manner
  • Assists the Executive Director with financial planning and bookkeeping 

Photo of Lily Oberst

Lily Oberst
Manager for Committee Engagement and Communication
202.347.9403 x 1000

  • Assists with the operation of committees
  • Supports Membership, Volunteers, and Donors through management of the AIA|DC and WAF databases

Sherry Williams

Sherry Williams
Director of Events & Marketing

  • Manage & Oversee all internal & external event logistics
  • Manage Marketing & Communications for AIA|DC and DAC