American Institute of Architects Westchester Hudson Valley Chapter
J.C. is a longstanding member of the American Institute of Architects and has served on the Board of the AIA Westchester Hudson Valley chapter since 2018. He served as Secretary in 2019 and in 2020 serves at the Treasurer and member of the Executive Committee. He has been nominated to serve as President-Elect in 2021. He participates regularly in chapter sponsored events and continuing education seminars and has helped organize Town Hall meetings for members. As Secretary and Treasurer, J.C. has worked to exceed the required duties of an officer and increase membership in the chapter by supporting the needs of the architecture profession. In 2018 J.C. and other Board members led a Beacon, NY based group of high school students in an urban planning project for Main Street Beacon that was later presented to the Beacon Mayor and City Council via the local ACE mentorship program. The AIA Westchester & Hudson Valley works to support a vibrant community of architects and industry professionals through professional development and local initiatives.