The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has elevated 102 members, consisting of eight in the health care sector, to its College of Fellows. The honor is granted to members who have actually made significant contributions to the architecture profession.
Potential candidates must have displayed impact in locations including promoting the aesthetic, scientific, and useful performance of the profession and advancing the living requirements of people through a better environment.
Fellows are selected by a seven-member Jury of Fellows. The freshly raised members and their AIA component affiliations consist of:
- William C. Ayars AIA, ACHA, MBA, managing principal, Perspectus Architecture, Cleveland, Ohio (AIA Ohio)
- Rocco Ceo, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, professor, University of Miami, Miami, Fla. (AIA Miami)
- William Kline, FAIA, EDAC, ACHA, LEED AP, managing principal, Leo A Daly, Washington, D.C. (AIA Washington DC)
- Bryan Langlands, AIA, FACHA, principal, NBBJ, New York, N.Y. (AIA New York Chapter)
- Donald R. Powell, FAIA, NCARB, RID, BOKA Powell, Dallas (AIA Dallas)
- Uma Ramanathan FAIA, principal, Shepley Bulfinch, Boston (Boston Society of Architects/AIA)
- James Simeo, FAIA, LEED AP, principal, CO Architects, Los Angeles (AIA Los Angeles)
- Thomas Trenolone, style director and vice president, HDR, Omaha, Neb. (AIA Omaha, Neb.)
For a total list, go to the fellows directly on the AIA website at www.aia.org.