Kirsten Sibilia Featured in Building Design+ Construction
Managing Principal at Dattner Architects Kirsten Sibilia, Associate AIA, LEED AP, was recently featured in an article about marketing and communication in a virtual/remote working world written by Tami Hausman for BD+C.

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Kimberly Graham, Director of the NJ Affiliate, joins RSC Architects
Kimberly Graham has recently joined RSC Architects as their Director of Marketing. With over 10 years of experience in the AEC industry, Kimberly will bring her knowledge of high-level architecture and engineering pursuits and marketing strategies to the premier services that RSC offers within the healthcare, higher education, K-12, and municipal sectors, among many others. Kimberly’s role will be to manage the firm’s overall marketing presence, prepare and respond to various RFQ and RFP submissions, manage the firm’s website and social media, develop thought leadership content, and support RSC’s leadership in delivering the highest quality architectural services to their clients. RSC Architects, a 50-person firm, is based in Hackensack, NJ, and will be celebrating their 50th anniversary in 2021.


Alexa Antopol joins as Program Director for AIA Cultural Facilities Panel

Over the course of Summer 2020 and continuing into Fall 2020, Alexa Antopol spearheaded a live webinar series entitled:  Facing Challenges Ahead: How Will Cultural Facilities Survive? The popular series features experts in multiple fields and reached a wide international audience. The series archive can be viewed on AIANY website. Shortly after the series began Alexa was asked to become one of the key program directors for event programming for the AIA division.  Well deserved!


Alicia Koledin Published in SMPS Marketer
Alicia Koledin, Founding Principal of AKcelerate, wrote “Communications in Crisis,” which was just published in the latest issue of Marketer journal.

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Sarah Hoff joins Woods Bagot

Sarah Nolan Hoff joins Woods Bagot as Senior Business Development Leader. W-B is a People Architecture company, driven by the belief that the values of end users and the ethics of design are one and the same. Read more about the firm’s CREDO here:




SMPS congratulates Melissa Krenek (now Whitman), Marketing Coordinator at Design Resources Group Architects, AIA, Inc., on her recent wedding! For everyone’s safety, she and her husband Jesse decided to postpone the big reception until next year, and instead had a small ceremony and private dinner with immediate family. This way, they can celebrate with all their friends and family safely in 2021 (hopefully)! 





We are excited to introduce our New Members:

Lindsay Ayzenshtat, Proposal Manager, Dewberry Engineers Inc.



Justine Caccamo, Director, Sales Operations & Marketing, Edison Energy




Monica Caporaso, Marketing, Shen Milsom & Wilke LLC





Caryl Fox, AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, Architect, Wildwood Design





Beatrice Rodin, Client Services, Shen Milsom & Wilke LLC




Happy to Welcome our Renewing Members:

Meghan Chrobock, Marketing Professional, DPR Construction
Heather Faulls, Marketing Manager, Abel Bainnson Butz
Monica Hatcher, CPSM, Marketing Manager, Jacobs
Maria Iacovone, Associate, CDAA, Principal/COO, ads ENGINEERS
Elizabeth Kupcha, President, Kupcha Marketing Services
Allen Lee, Vice President, Business Development & Marketing, Program Management, WSP
Rory McMahon, Marketing Manager, Perkins Eastman Architects
George Miller, FAIA, COO, Richard Meier & Partners
Naoko Onishi, Marketing Coordinator, Kajima Building & Design Group, Inc.
Denise Orlando, Marketing Director, E W Howell Co LLC
Kate Perez, Director, Strategy & Marketing Communications, MdeAS Architects
Deborah Rosenberg, LEED AP, Marketing Director, YU & Associates
Jacqueline Utter, Manager of Marketing and Communications, MdeAS Architects
Susan West, Director, New Business, Big Show CM
John Zuccerella, CPSM, CF APMP, Senior Proposal Manager, TRC Companies Inc