The mission of the Architectural Practice Committee is to promote architectural practice within SAME, broaden the organization’s exposure in the architectural community, and recruit more architects, along with expanding networking and mentoring opportunities.

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Committee Chair

Col. Paula Loomis, FAIA, F.SAME, USAF (Ret.)

Deputy, Office of Civil Engineering (CG-43)
Headquarters US Coast Guard
(202) 475-5556

Education Opportunities

Join APC on the next Quarterly Call with Paul R. Erickson, FAIA, Principal, Lemay Erickson Willcox Architects on emerging design philosophies for fire and rescue facilities titled "You Thought Your Fire Station was OK Healthwise? Think Again".

When: August 30, 2017

Time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. EDT

Connect: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/937269541 

Dial In: 1-877-568-4106 

Access Code: 937-269-541 

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Organization Structure

Vice Chair for Collaboration with AIA: Paula Loomis, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C, PMP

Vice Chair for Professional Education Programs: Rad Delaney, AIA, FSAME

Vice Chair for Communication: David A. Packard, R.A., PMP, USACE

Vice Chair for Coordinating Among SAME Local Posts: Homer Guy, AIA, FSAME


Stay Engaged

To kick-off the Urbahn Medal Summit initiatives, the AIA (American Institute of Architects) featured the first SAME Urbahn medal recipient, Harold Adams, FAIA. View the article here!

Harold Adams, FAIA