Two AIA New Jersey architects have been elevated to the American Institute of Architects (AIA) prestigious College of Fellows, an honor awarded to members who have made contributions of national significance to the profession. Mark Alan Hewitt, FAIA, of Bernardsville, N.J., and Anne E. Weber, FAIA, of Princeton, N.J., are included in the 112 architects who have been elevated this year.
Out of a membership of more than 86,000, fewer than 2,600 AIA members are distinguished with the honor of fellowship. It is conferred on architects with at least 10 years of membership who have made significant contributions in the following areas: the aesthetic, scientific and practical efficiency of the profession; the standards of architectural education, training, and practice; the building industry, through leadership in AIA and related organizations; the advancement of living standards through improved environment; and the advancement of society through significant public service. Continue reading