VLK Architects' Chad Davis Named 2016 AIA Fort Worth Chapter President
VLK Architects proudly announces that Chad M. Davis, AIA has been elected President of the Fort Worth Chapter of the American Institute of Architects for 2016. Mr. Davis currently serves as a Senior Associate at VLK Architects and has been a member of AIA for 21 years.
In order to help younger generations, VLK Architects offers mentoring programs to help future architects grow and learn in a high-paced industry. Mr. Davis values these programs and has plans to focus on gaining more participation from younger, emerging professionals while serving in his new role. "It is critical for us to give back, promote, engage and get younger students, as young as elementary ages, interested in our chosen profession," said Chad Davis.
VLK Architects is also proud of the work that two other professionals within the company have provided to AIA. Josh Wilson, Associate AIA, is serving his second term on Fort Worth's Executive Committee and Sarah Gardner, Associate AIA, is serving her first year as Associate's Director for both AIA Fort Worth and at the state level for the Texas Society of Architects.
On January 23rd, the AIA Fort Worth Design Awards Ceremony will take place in the Piano Pavilion of the Kimbell Art Museum. VLK Architects will accept Merit Awards for Weatherford College Wise County, Hollenstein Career and Technology Center, and Near South Studios.