Purpose and Goals

The AIA Palm Beach Foundation for Architecture, Inc. establishes and funds educational programs and scholarships for emerging professionals in Palm Beach County, and sponsors activities to positively influence and advance the public’s understanding of the value of architecture in our community. The Foundation is also raising funds for "Legacy 2020," a program designed to purchase, construct, lease, or rent a building to house architectural exhibitions, meetings, retail, educational and/or office spaces by 2022 to support the Foundation’s purpose.  There are three levels of financial support:

  • Friends of the Foundation
  • Sustaining Membership
  • Honorary Membership
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AIA Palm Beach Foundation for Architecture
Board of Directors

  • PRESIDENT, David Erik Chase, AIA, NCARB, LEED®GA
  • SECRETARY, Jess Sowards, AIA, NCARB, LEED®GA
  • TREASURER, John Kronawitter, AIA, NCARB
  • TRUSTEE, Tiery Boykin, AIA
  • TRUSTEE, Cynthia Spray, AIA, NCARB, LEED®GA
  • TRUSTEE, Vicki Soderlund, AIA, LEED®AP
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    PRESIDENT
    David Erik Chase, AIA
    NCARB, LEED®GA
    tiery-boykin-500
    TRUSTEE
    Tiery Boykin, AIA
    jess-sowards-500
    SECRETARY
    Jess Sowards, AIA
    NCARB, LEED®AP
    cynthia-spray-500
    TRUSTEE
    Cynthia Spray, AIA
    NCARB, LEED®AP
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    TREASURER
    John Kronawitter, AIA
    NCARB
    vicki soderlund SM2
    TRUSTEE
    Vicki Soderlund, AIA
    LEED®AP