AAJ Leadership

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Meet the Academy of Architecture for Justice (AAJ) KC leadership

Existing Members
5 Members

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2024 Chair
Marayca Lopez- Ferrer, Assoc. AIA
DLR Group
New York, NY


Doug Paul, Managing Director

Our Mission

The Academy of Architecture for Justice (AAJ) is a Knowledge Community of the American Institute of Architects (AIA). It is the AAJ’s primary goal to be the recognized organization that promotes excellence in design of justice facilities that:

  • Operate efficiently, safely, and securely
  • Contribute to more livable and sustainable communities
  • Elevate the stature of these institutions within society
  • Create a positive environment for those who visit, work, and live there
  • Achieve prudent stewardship of public funds