Andrew Wells Elevated to Fellow
The 2012 Jury of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) elevated Andrew Wells to its prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made significant contributions to the profession. He was inducted at an investiture ceremony at the 2012 National AIA Convention in Washington, D.C.
Recognition as a Fellow is one of the highest honors any architect may achieve. Awarded to individuals who have made significant contributions to architecture and society through the level of excellence they bring to their work, less than 4% of AIA membership attain fellowship. Architects are nominated because of their accomplishments in one or more of the following categories:
- Promoted the aesthetic, scientific, and practical efficiency of the profession
- Advanced the science and art of planning and building by advancing the standards of architectural education, training and practice
- Coordinated the building industry and the profession of architecture through leadership in the AIA and other related professional organizations
- Advanced the living standards of people through an improved environment
- Made the profession of ever-increasing service to society
Andrew has been an area leader in pursuing design excellence. His work has received numerous awards and honors for educational, commercial, civic and residential projects. Andrew holds a B.Arch. from the Hammons School of Architecture at Drury University, is a LEED certified professional and an NCARB record holder, as well as licensed in Arkansas and Missouri.
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