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Join AIANN Today. Because Design Matters.™

The American Institute of Architects does not license design professionals. For information on State licensure requirements, please contact the Nevada State Board of Architecture, Interior Design and Residential Design, at, (702) 486-7300.


The AIA has served as the professional society of architects for over 150 years. Dedicated to the success of the profession, we work to advance the value of architects and architecture in the community.

The Northern Nevada Chapter actively participates in community development issues and contributes to the living standards of people by improving their built environments. The AIA strives to respond to your professional needs and the public you serve. We offer a wide array of services, benefits, products and resources to our members. We invite you to stand with us in developing public awareness of the value of architecture, the importance of good design, and the quality that architects add to our community.


  • Access to Membership
  • Discounted AIA Contract Documents (40%)
  • Architectural Record Magazine
  • Discounted National Convention Registration
  • AIA Architect Newsletter
  • Discounts from Business Services providers (computers, shipping, software, etc.)
  • Discounted Rates for Advertising, Product Expo space, Web Site Sponsorship, Golf Tournament

Membership Categories

Architect Must be currently licensed to practice architecture in the U.S. and proof of current license must be furnished to complete membership processing. Annual Dues: $572.00 (includes national, state and local chapter dues) Download application here!

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Must be participating in career responsibilities recognized by licensing authorities as constituting credit toward licensure (intern), or, under the supervision of an architect in a professional or technical capacity, or a faculty member in a university program in architecture, or hold a professional degree in architecture.

Annual Dues: $130.00 (includes national, state and local chapter dues) Download application here!

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Allied and Allied Professional

The Allied membership category is intended for those companies and individuals who support the goals and mission of AIA, an interest in supporting AIANN programs and events, and a desire for a higher level of interaction with AIA Members. Membership benefits include:

  • BRONZE Invitations and announcements of AIANN events
  • BRONZE Printed AIANN membership list twice a year
  • BRONZE Recognition on website, newsletter, and promotional materials
  • BRONZE Sponsorship priority for quarterly luncheons
  • SILVER Above + Complementary admission for one person to 3rd or 4th quarter luncheon
  • GOLD Above + Two Complementary admissions to DICE Conference

Annual Dues for Allied Members: $500 Bronze, $750 Silver, $1000 Gold. Download application here!

The Allied Professional membership category is for licensed design profesionals such as Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, Surveyors, Landscape Architects, Interior Designers and Residential Designers. This designation has been created to recognize their expertise. Architects are ineligible for this category.

Annual Dues for Allied Professional Members: $200 Bronze, $450 Silver, $700 Gold. Download application here!


Board of Directors

- 2016 President


Jeff Frame, AIA -2017 President


Dale Smith, AIA-President Elect

  Mark Johnson, AIA - Secretary

  Kevin Merkling, AIA - Treasurer

  Gary Indiano- Allied Director

Sheila Hlubucek-Construction Industry Director

  Angela Fuss - Allied Professional Director

  Nate Hudson - Education Director

Audrey Snyder De La Cruz, AIA, Director

Jason Durr, Assoc. AIA- Associate Director

Rhys Williams, Assoc. AIA -Communications Directorr


AIAS President, 2016-17 - TMCC


Wan Cone, AIA - 2016 Past President

Meeting Minutes 


2017 May Minutes

2017 April Minutes

2017 March Minutes

2017 February Minutes


2016 December Visioning Session

2016 November Minutes

2016 October Minutes

2016 September Minutes

2016 August Minutes

2016 July-No Meeting

2016 June Minutes

Continuing Education Info

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Spring Session To Be Determined


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