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AIA Mourns the Loss of Beverly Willis, FAIA

Oct 3, 2023

WASHINGTON - October 3, 2023 - The American Institute of Architects (AIA) President Emily Grandstaff-Rice, FAIA issued the following statement today following the death of Beverly Willis, FAIA:

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