Thursday, November 5, 2015
Architecture alumnus Jared McKnight, Associate AIA, an architecture designer at Wallace Roberts & Todd (WRT), has been awarded the AIA Pennsylvania Associate Award for 2015.
The Associate Award was created in 2014 by AIA Pennsylvania to recognize exceptional contributions to the profession by an AIA Pennsylvania Associate member who graduated in the last five years and who has demonstrated professional and civic leadership.
Jared has devoted enormous efforts to civic leadership during his young career. He has been an active member of the AIA Associate Committee since 2012, and is currently in his first year of a two-year term as the associate director on the AIA Philadelphia Board of Directors. In addition to his commitment to the AIA Philadelphia Board of Directors and Associate Committee, Jared served as the event chair for the Associate Committee and AIA Philadelphia’s largest philanthropic event, CANstruction Philadelphia, over the last four years. Under Jared’s leadership, CANstruction Philadelphia has become a top-three contributor to Philabundance, the largest hunger relief organization in the Delaware Valley. For the full story, click here.