Public Announcements


POSTPONED -- 1/19/19 Banquet -- New Date to Be Announced


Building Montclair in LEGO

At The Montclair Art Museum: Sunday, February 3, Session I: 2-4 p.m. OR Session II: 5-7 p.m.
Building Montclair in LEGO, an interactive program where families work with Newark & Suburban member Stephen W. Schwartz, AIA to recreate Montclair, is back!
Priority museum member registration is now OPEN, with general registration opening on Thursday, January 10.
Not an AIA event.


Gerard F. Schaefer, AIA

July 25, 1952 - November 17, 2018

The Board of Trustees of AIANS is saddened to announce the passing of one of our members, Gerard F. Schaefer, AIA, Past President 1984.

Letter from Peter T. Ricci, AIA, Past President 1989:  Click HERE


K-12 Newark After Schools Program

K-12 Newark After School Program


Proposed 2019 Board of Trustees

We are pleased to present the proposed slate of Officers and Trustees for 2019 which will be voted on at the Annual Member Meeting on Thursday, December 6, 2018.


President: Paul Tiajoloff, AIA

President-Elect: Andrew Thompson, AIA

First Vice President:  Brandon Warshofsky, AIA

Secretary:  Christy DiBartolo, AIA

Treasurer: John Fallon, AIA

Past-President:  Ron Weston, AIA

2019 Trustees

  • Alex Gotthelf, AIA

  • Charles Zweibach, AIA

  • Harvey Montague, AIA

2020 Trustees

  • Francisco Grimaldi, AIA

  • Victor Angulo, Associate AIA

  • Lisa Walzzer, AIA

2021 Trustees

  • Diana Rattazzi, Allied Member

  • Frank Truilo, AIA

  • Dana Napurano, AIA



Member News

Dr. Roger Keller, AIA, a Past President of AIA Newark & Suburban Architects, was selected by the National Architectural Accreditation Board (NAAB) to serve as a member of the prestigious three-person team chosen to visit and evaluate the B Arch (5-year program) at Ball State University in Muncie Indiana.  His NAAB team is evaluating documents supplied by the school defending their program. At the end of October his team will visit the University to evaluate the actual artifacts of the program, meet faculty and students, and examine the content and presentation of the program on multiple levels. Dr. Keller is an Adjunct Professor of Architecture and Interior Design on the faculty of Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, PA.

Dr. Roger Keller, AIA