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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.



Become a resource for DC architects:

  • Establish & maintain an ADVOCACY resource within the AIA|DC website
  • Create resources & events to educate DC architects on local legislation and elections

Promote issues important to DC architects:

  • Establish ANC training sessions
  • Track legislation, policies, initiatives, and issues to help organize and advocate for bills that would affect DC architects and the local built environment
  • Recognize existing and potential civic and community roles for DC architects

Coordinate with other AIA|DC Committees to advance common goals set forth by the AIA|DC Board

See our position on:
DC Statehood