The American Institute of Architects Richmond was founded in 1976.

Community & Government Affairs


Vision: To connect our members with the local government and community through outreach programs. Through outreach we can help create stronger connections between the design industry and the
community we live in.

Mission: Through actively connecting and engaging our members to the Richmond community and local government, we will provide our members opportunities to serve, educate and advocate for our

This Committee stays abreast of the local and state community & government issues which may affect our industry and brings these issues to the attention of our membership.


  • Partnerships with non‐profits
  • CANstruction
  • Holiday Drive
  • Legislative Lunch & Breakfast
  • Lobbying Days and Government Visits
  • Committee Appreciation Celebration