Washington, DC—Scott C. Veazey, AIA, of Evansville, IN, was elected second vice president of the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) at its 90th Annual Meeting and Conference in Chicago. Veazey’s dedication to the profession earned the respect and admiration of his colleagues from the Council’s Mid- Central Conference, who elected him director of Region 4 (representing the U.S. jurisdictions of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Wisconsin) from 2005-2007. The Council as a whole recognized his leadership skills by electing him secretary in 2008 and treasurer in 2009.
For more than 25 years, Veazey has been a thoughtful and proactive member of numerous Council committees. Most recently, he served as Board liaison to the Committee on Professional Conduct. He has also served as co-chair of the Intern Development Program (IDP) Coordinating Committee and Board liaison to the Member Board Executives Committee and the Committee on the IDP. Veazey has a long commitment to the Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®), the multi-division test developed by NCARB and taken by all candidates seeking architectural registration in the United States. Beginning in 1993, he served on the ARE Design Grading Committee. In 1994, he was named to the ARE Subcommittee as a part of the group writing questions for the Construction Services & Documents division. By 2000, Veazey was assigned to the ARE Grading Subcommittee, where he served as a member and then chair, from 2002-2004.
Veazey’s commitment to the profession goes beyond his work with NCARB. He served as a member of the Indiana Board of Registration for Architects and Landscape Architects for 15 years, and was chair of the board from 1993- 1994 and from 1997-1999. In addition, he served on three National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) teams that assessed the architectural curricula at Tuskegee University, Montana State University, and Louisiana State University.
For more than 30 years, Veazey has been affiliated with VPS Architecture, where he currently serves as chief operating officer. Located in Evansville, IN, the firm is a regional leader in the design of learning environments. As managing partner, Veazey has worked on a wide range of projects, including public education facilities, libraries, churches, and financial institutions.
Veazey earned a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Kentucky and a Master of Architecture from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He holds the NCARB Certificate for national reciprocity and is registered to practice in Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio.