National Staff

AIA National staff are available to help. We are available to answer questions, brainstorm a strategy, or help you leverage national content, expertise, and program resources so that you can maximize your components successful delivery value to the member.

Component Collaboration & Resources
Gwen Berlekamp, CAE
Managing Director, Component Collaboration & Resources
(202) 626 7373

Patricia Harris, Hon. AIA
Sr. Director, Component Relations & Events
(202) 626 7377

Ann Dorough, CAE
Director, Component Accreditation & Development
(202) 626 7412

Langford Wiggins
Manager, Component Communications & Engagement
(202) 626 7354

Ryan Graves
Executive Assistant, Member & Component Services
(202) 626 7351

AIA Executive Office
Pam Day, Hon. AIA
Corporate Secretary and Managing Director, Governance Administration
(202) 626 7305

AIA General Counsel
Jay Stephens, Hon. AIA
Sr. Vice President & General Counsel
(202) 626 7379

Government Relations & Advocacy
Anne Law, Esq.
Director and Counsel, State and Local Policy 
(202) 626 7480
 
SpeakUp, ArchiPAC and State PACs, Component Advocacy Pilot Project
Cindy Schwartz
Sr. Director, Advocacy
(202) 626 7494

AIA Strategic Alliances & Initiatives
Matthew Welker, Assoc. AIA
Sr. Manager, Strategic Alliances & Initiatives
(202) 626 7531

Product Strategy
Jeffrey Raymond
Vice President, Product Strategy
(202) 626 7428

Brian McLaren, AIA
Sr. Director, Product Strategy
(202) 626 2561

Knowledge Communities & Resources
Douglas Paul
Sr. Director, Knowledge Communities & Resources
(202) 626 7386

Knowledge & Practice Research
Jennifer Riskus
Director, Market & Economic Research
(202) 626 7532

Professional Development & Resources
Component Continuing Education

Stephen Martin
Managing Director, Professional Development & Resources
(202) 626 7410

Ramiro Solorzano, Assoc. AIA
Sr. Manager, CES Component Liaison & CES Programs
(202) 626 7350

AIAU
Allison Shaffer
Manager, AIAU
(202) 626 7495

Public Outreach, Communications, Marketing, & Convention

Frank Scanlan
Managing Director, Strategic Communications & Content, Public Relations/Outreach
(202) 626 7478

Jessie Cornelius
Senior Director, Media Strategy 
(202) 626 7302

Caitlin Reagan
Director, Public Affairs
(202) 626 7548

Gaby Suarez
Manager, Public Affairs 
(202) 626 7560


Marketing
Ashley Respecki, Assoc. AIA
Account Director, Brand & Creative
(202) 626 7361

Convention Management
Deneen Clarke
Sr. Manager, Convention Logistics
(202) 626 7396

Corporate Partnerships & Advertising
John Crosby
Managing Director, Corporate Partnerships
(202) 626 7466

Member & Component Services
Susan McDaid, Hon. AIA
Sr. Vice President, Member & Component Services
(202) 626 7301

Diversity and Emerging Professional Engagement
Emerging Professionals

Renée Yancey
Managing Director, EDI Development & Workforce Strategy
(202) 626 7458

Erin Murphy, AIA
Sr. Director, Emerging Professionals
(202) 626 7427

Diversity & Inclusion
MJ Calloway
Director, Diversity & Inclusion
(202) 626 7471

Membership Strategy and Services
Membership Operations
Christina Thomas
Director, Membership Services
(202) 626 7392

Membership Strategy
Steve Broadwater
Director, Membership Strategy
(202) 626 7356

Membership Engagement
Wanda Chambers Steinberg
Director, Membership Engagement
(202) 626 7584