EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
PHOTO CREDIT: Sierra Smithers
Stacey was previously the Executive Director of the Louisiana Architecture Foundation and in that capacity, organized the South's first ever Annual Architecture & Design Film Festival (ADFF) in New Orleans. In conjunction with the 2017 ADFF, she facilitated an exhibition on the modernist works of New Orleans beloved architect, Albert C. Ledner in partnership with Southeastern Architectural Archives.
"I am incredibly honored to have been chosen as the next Executive Vice President of AIA Illinois. I will be a tireless advocate on behalf of our members, for the betterment of the profession of architecture and for Illinois' exemplary built heritage," Email Stacey
ERIC KLINNER, CAE
Eric has been with AIA Illinois since 2006. He handles membership issues (including how to join and understanding your benefits), works closely with the Board as liaison and manages the day-to-day operations of the state office. In 2018, he is also serving as President of the Illinois Society of Association Executives. Email Eric
Mary joined AIA Illinois in 2001 and oversees all aspects of events and meeting planning, including program development, sponsorship & logistics and facilitates the annual Honor Awards Program. She can also answer questions about Mandatory Continuing Education, including navigation of AIA/CES Discovery and help with your transcript. Email Mary
Originally from Taylorville, Illinois, Matthew joined us in May of 2020 to assist with our communications and social media. He is going into his senior year at the University of Illinois-Springfield majoring in Communications and minoring in Marketing. He is also the current President of Phi Kappa Tau at UIS. Welcome Matthew!