The Development Steering Committee drives the chapter’s annual sponsorship campaign, which supports our annual budget and programming.

Active participation of our Corporate Allied Partners (CAPs) is vital in keeping the community vibrant and relevant. With support of AIA Seattle’s board of directors and staff, the Development Steering Committee develops and monitors the annual sponsorship campaign. Campaign goals include:

  • Establishing the annual sponsorship goal
  • Identifying and cultivating key partnerships and relationships with companies in the AEC industry
  • Assess results, review roles, adjust the campaign as needed

The Development Steering Committee members are appointed by the Board President and is comprised of architect and allied board members. 

Committee Chair(s):

  • Cory Hitzemann
  • Jeannette Gatlin
  • Mark Chubb
  • Nicole DeNamur
  • Contact the Committee Chair(s):

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