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Chey Taylor

David Cordaro

Chey Taylor, AIA, LEED AP, is an Associate at SMNG A Ltd with over 20 years of experience. Her project experience includes K-12 public school modernization and new construction projects, community health care clinics, early childhood facilities and affordable housing facilities. As the sustainability lead at SMNG A, she is the LEED project administrator for projects pursuing certification. She is …

Lynda Dossey

Lynda Dossey

David Cordaro

president@aiachicago.org Lynda Dossey, AIA, is a Director at Jahn/ leading teams with a focus high-rise, community buildings and urban streetscapes. In addition to managing projects at Jahn/ she has been an adjunct professor at IIT and serves as AXP mentor for Jahn/ staff. Lynda frequently volunteers her time and has been an architectural tour guide, a reviewer of code revisions, …

Julie Hacker

Julie Hacker

Marie Linnevonberg

Julie Hacker FAIA, is a partner in the firm of Stuart Cohen & Julie Hacker Architects LLC where she has worked since 1986. She and her partner are the recent recipients of the SAH Award for Excellence in Design, Academics and Scholarship. Her residential work has been published nationally and internationally and is the subject of the book Transforming the …

Jen Masengarb

Jen Masengarb

David Cordaro

Jen Masengarb, Assoc. AIA, is the Executive Director of AIA Chicago.Trained as an architect, her 20+ year career has been devoted to advocating for the profession and meaningfully connecting the public with the built environment around them. Masengarb joined AIA Chicago in spring 2021 following three years at the Danish Architecture Center in Copenhagen where she focused on expanding DAC’s …

Mindy Viamontes

David Cordaro

Mindy Viamontes, AIA is a partner at M Viamontes Architects. Her firm specializes in architecture and interior design including luxury home renovations, new construction houses and hospitality design. Prior to starting her own practice, Mindy spent 16 years in the commercial and public sectors where she led many high-profile civic projects including the award-winning CTA Washington/Wabash Station and the CTA …