AIA Michigan Monday Minutes

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI     

Executive Director


Champion the profession. Nurture our chapters. Build Michigan better.
September 14, 2015
Happy Monday!
Cathy HeadshotThe staff is looking forward to seeing everyone at Design Retreat! There are only 3 DAYS left to register. Click here to register.

The AIAMI Presidents and Board met on September 9th to discuss Realignment in Lansing. Click here  to review the information from AIA National.

The Annual Meeting and CES Seminars will be October 16.  Click here for more information!  Be on the lookout for the Annual Meeting Bylaws ballot that will be sent out later this week in the mail and online.  You may also vote in person on October 16th.  If you are a Chapter Leader attending the AIA Michigan Leadership Retreat you must return the registration form that was emailed to you.  If you would like to attend please contact for a registration form.

Have a great week and remember to  contact me  anytime with your ideas or if you would like to join a committee! 

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI
AIA Michigan Executive Director 
Government Affairs Committee: Note to Firms offering Architect Services

The following important language is from the State of Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs regarding Professional Licensing for Architects in Michigan. It is relatively new and can be found on the State's Website, and we encourage all Michigan Architects to follow through immediately as noted:

Firms Offering Architect Services

In order to obtain approval from the Department under MCL 339.2010(2) please send an email to that contains the following:
* Name of the firm seeking approval
* Address of the firm
* Name of the person submitting the request
* A certification stating the following:
"2/3 of the principals of <<YOUR FIRM NAME>> are licensed under Article 20 of the Occupational Code and the conduct of the firm and its principals complies with the law and rules promulgated by the Department."
Weekly Highlights

Register for the BC & RC Learning Seminar on Wednesday, September 16! Registration closes tomorrow night. Click here to register

CREW Detroit Impact Awards , September 16
AGC of Michigan: Supervisory Training Program,
September 18, More Information

Detroit Design Home Awards, Extended Deadline is October 1, 2015! More Information

The Michigan Architectural Foundation Rae Dumke Children's Book Collection "Build Imagination"  will be launched in conjunction with the Children's Block Party at the Baldwin Library, at 300 W. Merrill, Birmingham, on Saturday, September 26, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Read more...  
Upcoming Events

Anticipatory Urbanisms Lecture by Michael Maltzan, September 23  More Information

AIA Detroit Celebration of Architecture, September 24

AGC of Michigan: Supervisory Training Program,September 25, More Information

AIA Detroit TAP/DEBUG Committee Meeting,
October 1, RSVP Here

Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy's Annual Conference, September 30 - October 4

21st Annual MHPN Fall Benefit, October 3

AIA Michigan ARE Seminar: Site Planning and Design,
October 10, More Information

REINVENTION Symposium, October 12-13

Annual Meeting, October 16

AIA Leadership Institute in Cleveland, OH, October 23
SMPS / AIA Become a MARKITECT Lecture,
November 5, Information coming soon!

2015 Society of Architectural Historians Awards Gala,
November 6, More Information

AIA Michigan ARE Seminar: Schematic Design Vignette, November 7,  More Information

AAF's National Summit on School Design
November 6-8  More Information

2016 Legislative Day, March 16

Strategic Plan 2014 -2020

As the architectural profession moves through the first decade of the twenty-first century, it becomes increasingly obvious that the pace of change continues to accelerate . . .

In This Issue
Job Postings!

Have you checked the Job Board lately? New positions and resumes are added every week along with scholarship opportunities and design competitions!

If you have questions or are interested in placing an opening or resume, email 
Recent Postings:

Street Works Design is seeking an Urban Designer to join their Detroit office.

TowerPinkster is seeking an Health Care Market Leader for their Kalamazoo office.

Krieger Klatt Architects is looking to immediately fill a Senior Designer position.

Jeffrey A Scott Architects is seeking candidates for an Assistant Project Manager/ Project Architect position.

Quinn Evans Architects has an immediate opening for a full-time Administrative Assistant / Marketing Coordinator in their AA office.

PBK is in search of a Specifications Manager in Houston, TX. 
Contact the Staff

Cathy Mosley, Hon. Aff. AIAMI:

Executive Director of AIA Michigan: Events and Programming, Finances, Communications, Membership, Government Affairs, Sponsorship


Evelyn Dougherty, Hon. Aff. AIAMI:

Events and Operations Director: Event Planning, Documents,

Continuing Education, Membership 


Public Policy Director: Public Awareness, Government Affairs and Fund Development