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AIA GULF STATES REGION HONORS DESIGN EXCELLENCE



AIA GULF STATES PRESS RELEASE NYC; June 22, 2018 Sheila Leggett / 615.254.1233 / sheila@aiatn.org AIA GULF STATES REGION HONORS DESIGN EXCELLENCE Architects from the Gulf States Region of the American Institute of Architects gathered in New York City to celebrate the 2018 Honor Awards. Fourteen projects were recognized for their exceptional choices in lighting, materials, color and planes, sustainability, and overall design excellence. Respected jury members chose these projects from those entered by architects practicing in the Gulf States region. The Honor Awards program identifies … Continue reading AIA GULF STATES REGION HONORS DESIGN EXCELLENCE

Ashlie Latiolais, AIA



Ashlie teaches studios and seminar courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs at the ULL School of Architecture and Design. She was most recently awarded the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture ‘New Faculty Teaching Award’ and BUILD Magazine’s ‘Women in Build Award’. Ashlie earned her Masters of Architecture from UL Lafayette in 2007 where she began to practice at Abel-Crozier Architects in Lafayette.  She then moved to Baton Rouge in 2008 and worked at Holden Architects until 2012 where she became a licensed architect … Continue reading Ashlie Latiolais, AIA

Raymond “Skipper” Post, FAIA, elected Chancellor of the College of Fellows (AIA)



Raymond “Skipper” Post, FAIA, was inaugurated as the 56th Chancellor of the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). His inauguration was held at the historic Octagon House and the Institute’s headquarters on December 7, 2017, in Washington, D.C. The members of the College of Fellows elected Post to serve as Chancellor, citing his leadership and outstanding contributions to the architecture profession, the AIA and his community. Post has held a range of leadership positions at the AIA. Through the years he … Continue reading Raymond “Skipper” Post, FAIA, elected Chancellor of the College of Fellows (AIA)

Angelle Lavergne Terry, AIA



Angelle Lavergne Terry earned her Bachelor of Architecure from Louisiana State University in 2009. She was born in Lake Charles, Louisiana, but moved to Baton Rouge in elementary school and proudly considers it home. Angelle is a Project Architect at WHLC Architecture, and enjoys any opportunity to be involved in the Baton Rouge community to make it a better place. Why did you choose architecture as a profession? I chose Architecture as a profession because I saw it as a unique opportunity to combine problem … Continue reading Angelle Lavergne Terry, AIA

GET INFORMED – 2017 CODE ADOPTIONS – July 1, 2017



We’ve been getting a lot of questions lately regarding the status of the code adoptions scheduled for July 1 of this year, here’s an update on the current status.  Please let your membership know that at this time, the NFPA codes have already been adopted for July 1 implementation.  They are published in the May Issue of the Louisiana Register, see pages 968 – 972 in the May edition here for a complete listing:  http://www.doa.la.gov/Pages/osr/reg/regs2017.aspx  . .. The attached memo was distributed and placed on … Continue reading GET INFORMED – 2017 CODE ADOPTIONS – July 1, 2017

Louisiana State Licensing Advisory Vacancy



POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT  for LOUISIANA STATE LICENSING ADVISOR April 26, 2017 – The Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners is seeking an individual willing to volunteer his or her time and talents to serve Louisiana’s architectural profession as the State Licensing Advisor.  This state program is part of a national program of NCARB and AIA. The State Licensing Advisor is appointed by the Louisiana State Board of Architectural Examiners, from nominations and applications received from individuals or AIA components, for a term established by the Board. … Continue reading Louisiana State Licensing Advisory Vacancy

AIA LA & Gulf States Region receive Component Excellence Award at Grassroots 2017



In 2012, a group of passionate young leaders wanted to create a learning experience that would touch the lives and careers of members in our very spread-out region.  They did the planning, found the speakers, developed both the program and the budget, and held the first EP Symposium in Memphis.  The experience was successful, gained recognition and grew. Our 2014 young leaders created another successful event in New Orleans which drew even more emerging professionals, and we began sharing our vision with other AIA EP … Continue reading AIA LA & Gulf States Region receive Component Excellence Award at Grassroots 2017

Alyce Howe, AIA



Enthusiastic, energetic and eager to learn, Alyce Howe officially entered the Baton Rouge Architecture scene in the spring of 2014. After receiving a B.A. in French and Studio Art from Millsaps College, three years of work experience and thirst for a more creative professional outlet, Alyce chose to make a career change and enrolled in LSU’s School of Architecture. After receiving her Master of Architecture in 2014, Alyce decided to remain in her hometown of Baton Rouge and joined the team at Bani, Carville & … Continue reading Alyce Howe, AIA