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If you are interested in hiring an architect, becoming an architect, or simply curious about what an architect does, this page offers several good resources.

Our Firm Profiles section includes brief descriptions and photographs from AIA member firms in western Massachusetts.

Our About Hiring an Architect section includes brief descriptions on selecting an architect and what it is that an architect can offer.

For other questions, feel free to contact any of us listed here and we would be happy to point you in the right direction.

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WMAIA Programs and Information
For information about the AIA or the WMAIA, for information about our events, or to sponsor programs for our monthly meetings, please contact the Executive Director, Lorin Starr, via email.

WMAIA e-newsletter
To sign up for the monthly e-newsletter, please contact Executive Director, Lorin Starr, via email.

WMAIA print Newsletter
Please send comments, suggestions and material/articles for submission to the Newsletter Editor, Rachael Chase, via email.

WMAIA Website
Please send comments, suggestions, events of interest for posting on the website to the Website Manager, Julie Waggoner, via email. Member Architectural Firms may also submit firm profiles to the WMAIA website.  The Website Guidelines includes contact information and submission guidelines.

Architect Licensing Advisor (IDP)
Kerry Bartini, AIA

Emerging Professionals Coordinator (IDP)
Garrison Piers-Gamble

Social Media Coordinator
Micaela Goodrich AIAS

Film Series Coordinator
Andrew Bagge Associate AIA

Film Series Coordinator
Andrew Bagge Associate AIA

Disaster Assistance Coordinator
John Robinson AIA

PRESIDENT
J. Kristian Whitsett AIA
Jones Whitsett Architects

PRESIDENT ELECT
Garth Schwellenbach AIA
Coldham and Hartman Architects

TREASURER
Christopher J. Novelli AIA

SECRETARY
Caryn Braus AIA
SITELAB Architecture + Design

PAST PRESIDENT
Ludmilla Pavlova AIA
UMASS Facilities Planning

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Lorin Starr email

BOARD MEMBERS

Jody Barker AIA

Kerry Bartini AIA

Helen Fantini AIA

Ludmilla Pavlova-Gillham AIA

Garrison (Clark) Piers-Gamble Associate AIA

Micaela Goodrich AIAS

Stephen Schreiber FAIA

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Lorin Starr
email

WMAIA REPRESENTATIVES TO AIA
President of AIA New England
Helen Fantini AIA
Jones Whitsett Architects

President of AIA Massachusetts
Ludmilla Pavlova AIA
UMASS Facilities

AIA Strategic Council, Member
Thomas RC Hartman AIA