Women in Architecture

MISSION STATEMENT:               

The AIANY WIA Committee develops and promotes women leaders within the architecture profession, with a focus on mentorship, licensure, and networking opportunities in architecture and the allied design and building industries.                             


The AIANY WIA Committee is the definitive leadership resource for women in the architecture profession. 


Check out our Blog, LinkedIn and Facebook page for the most up-to-date information about events:

Facebook Group
Women In Architecture NYC

LinkedIn Group
Women In Architecture NYC

WIA welcomes regulars and newcomers as we plan events for the year and engage in important discussion.


Committee Meetings are held at 6:30 p.m. on the 3rd Wednesday of Every Month, they are free and open to the public and take place at the Center for Architecture. Unless otherwise noted



September 14, 2012: "Transition 101" Marvine Pierre, Assoc. AIA

e-Oculus November 25, 2008: "Women Speed-Mentor to Leadership" Jessica Sheridan, Assoc. AIA, LEED AP
e-OculusOctober 28, 2008: "Sighted"
e-OculusSeptember 30, 2008: "Women Share Secrets to Success" Lori Adrienne Apfel, Assoc. AIA
e-OculusApril 15, 2008: "Buildings Commissioner Inspires Women Architects" Daniela Benavente & Stefanie Brechnuehler
e-OculusApril 15, 2008: "Sighted"
e-OculusJune 11, 2008: "Sighted"
e-OculusOctober 2, 2007: "Speed Mentoring Launches Women in Architecture" Murrye Bernard, Assoc. AIA
e-OculusJuly 24, 2007: "WIA Returns to Promote Women's Leadership" Lisa M. Chronister, AIA, LEED AP


Co-Chairs | Kerry Nolan, AIA and Jen Stencel, AIA, LEED AP

Media Communications | Yinery Baez-Solis, Assoc. AIA

Advisory Board | Venesa Alicea, AIA, LEED AP BD+C, Sandra Benjamin, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C,

Angelina Pinto, AIA, LEED AP, and Ilkay C. Standard, Assoc. AIA, Emirjeta Taipi, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP BD+C


Facebook Group
Women In Architecture NYC
LinkedIn Group
Women In Architecture NYC

American Institute of Architecture Students
AIA Mentoring Knowledge Spot
Emerging Professional Companion
Interactive Guide to Careers in Architecture
Archinect | Peer Forum
Beverly Willis Architecture Foundation


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