Margo Jones Installed as Regional Director of NCARB

Washington, DC—Margo P. Jones, AIA, LEED AP, of Greenfield, MA, was installed on the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards’ (NCARB) Board of Directors at its 90th Annual Meeting and Conference in Chicago last month. As the director for NCARB’s Region 1 (New England Conference), Jones represents the U.S. jurisdictions of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The New England Conference elected Jones director in March 2009 during its spring meeting in Savannah, GA.

Jones was appointed to the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Architects in 2006 by then-Governor Mitt Romney and currently serves as its secretary. She has served on the Committee on Intern Development Program (IDP) for three years and was chair of the EPC/Core Competency Linking Study Task Force. Her contributions to the profession include serving on the Massachusetts Historical Commission for seven years as the Boston Society of Architect’s representative.

In 1984, she founded Margo Jones Architects. Located in western Massachusetts, the firm serves local communities and specializes in public architecture: schools, libraries, municipal and cultural institutions, as well as historic preservation. A number of her school projects have garnered awards for design and energy performance.

Jones earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Chicago and a Master of Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She holds an NCARB Certificate for national reciprocity and is licensed in Massachusetts and Vermont. She is also a LEED accredited professional.