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We rely on our volunteers - Architect, Associate, Emeritus, and Allied Members - to help shape the role that good design plays in creating better spaces for live, work, and play. With over 650 members, AIA Utah promotes positive change through the power of design.

BEC / Committee On The Environment (COTE)

Our Mission:

To provide Building Envelope education that is relevant to Utah Built Environment practitioners. The BEC committee works to elevate talent and help our members compete in varied markets.

Chair: Chamonix Larsen, AIA

Honors and Awards Committee

The honors and awards committee is dedicated to recognizing the best architecture in Utah.

Chair: Mimi Locher, FAIA

Government Affairs Committee

Our Mission:

To promote and enhance the health and safety of all Utahans in the built environment through relationship building, and lobbying of government officials.

Chair: Corey Solum, AIA

Public Relations (PR) Committee

Our Mission:

We are the voice of AIA Utah connecting the members, the public and our communities throughout the region.

Chairs: Jeff Bolinger, AIA; Amber Craighill

Urban Design Committee

Our Mission:

We  communicate and research significant public or private development in the state of Utah. The group serves as a community resource to promote and advocate on behalf of a better built environment for Utah.


Young Architects’ Forum (YAF)

Our Mission:

The AIA Utah Young Architects Forum's purpose is to encourage the participation of younger members in AIA Utah’s programs and activities, and to assist young designers in their professional growth and to educate the public about the value of quality design.

Chair: Darin Mano, AIA,

Won't you join us? Contact a committee chair and make your mark!

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