Women In Architecture


Women In Architecture- WIA

The AIA Charlotte Women In Architecture Committee develops and promotes women leaders within the A/E/C profession. WIA events focus on mentorship, networking opportunities and community involvement in architecture and the allied design and building industries. The WIA Committee is the definitive leadership resource for women in the architecture profession to encourage life and career development.  Want to know more about how you can get involved? Email the committee leaders below!

Sponsor Event


Jeanne Huntsman, AIA
Asa Santa Cruz, Assoc. AIA
The Women in Architecture Committee is hosting a virtual book club every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 5:30 pm. The current book is Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office. To join, please contact Jeanne Huntsman at JHuntsman@willdan.com
Aug 17, 2021, 5:30 PM   Discussion: Chapter 3 Assuming the Rules, Boundaries, and Strategies Are the Same for Everyone
Sep 21, 2021, 5:30 PM   Discussion: Chapter 4 Dancing Around Pregnancy
Oct 19, 2021, 5:30 PM   Discussion: Chapter 5 Sitting Out of the Social Network Game
Nov 16, 2021, 5:30 PM   Discussion: Chapter 6 Overlooking the Importance of Mentors and Sponsors/Advocates
Dec 21, 2021, 5:30 PM   Discussion: Chapter 7 Working Hard

Past Events

Breakfast at AIA NC Design Conference
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Summer Social
Thursday, July 17 at Dilworth Neighborhood Grille
  • Mentorship, networking with other female groups
  • Community involvement - legacy project
  • Life / career development
  • Advocacy / promotion of women in the profession