The American Institute of architects as of now has an excess of 250 chapters and a membership that surpasses 90,000. There are numerous design professionals who over the years have participated positively to improving the built environment. These people form part of the American Institute of Architects.
Robert Ivy is the present vice president of the American Institute of architects. Before he assumed the position of vice president at AIA, he was the vice president and director in charge of editorial at McGraw. Robert worked as the editor in chief of the architectural record magazine. During his tenure as the editor in chief, the publication received a lot of award s and honors that comprise of, the premier magazine journalism award. The magazine under Roberts management won the American society of magazines editors national award that was aimed at celebrating the firm’s excellence.
Currently, Robert Ivy is working at the American Institute of architects which is America’s pioneer organization for licensed architects. Membership to the American Institute of architects is often extended to future professionals and the company’s associates. American Institute of Architects headquarters is situated in Washington DC where it has nearly to 200 members of staff. The institute attends to its clients through providing services such as advocacy, provision of information and assisting the communities.
Under the management of Robert Ivy from 2011, there has been a substantial change at the American Institute of professionals. Among the changes is the shifting of emphasis from being a rich heritage of architectural professionals to a more hands-on establishment, capable of inducing the much-needed change in the architectural industry. One of Roberts goals at the AIA is informing and familiarizing the general population on the significance and importance of architects.
In the course of Roberts tenure at the American Institute of Architects, there has been a significant achievement when it comes to streamlining the governance of AIA which in turn has led to the perfection of the decision-making process. The establishment of a robust awareness campaign together with conceiving a highly refined digital first technological infrastructure is part the key successes Robert has been able to achieve.
Roberts efforts in revolutionizing the architectural industry while enabling architects and designers haven’t gone unnoticed. He received an award celebrating him for his effectiveness in communicating and sensitizing people on the value of elegant design. Robert in conjunction with the American Institute of Architects are making designers and architects prepared to address the global issues that include climate change, and the impact design is having on health and sustainability.