Alfred Vidaurri Jr., FAIA, NCARB, AICP, of Fort Worth, TX, was a member of the Texas Board of Architectural Examiners from 2004-2015, serving as chair from 2009-2015. He has served on various NCARB committees and task forces including the Audit, Broadly Experienced Architect (BEA), Education, Examination, Procedures and Documents, and Regional Leadership committees, as well as the Ethics Task Force. He has also served as an NCARB visiting team representative for the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) and at the NAAB Architectural Review Conference in 2013. Through the BEA Program, Vidaurri represented NCARB in various meetings with Canada and Mexico in advancing the Tri-National Mutual Recognition Agreement among the three countries. He was elected to the Southern Conference (Region 3) board in 2009 and served as secretary, treasurer, vice chair, chair, and director. Vidaurri was elected to the NCARB Board as secretary at the organization’s 2017 Annual Business Meeting.
Vidaurri is a vice president of the 650-person, multi-discipline firm of Freese and Nichols Inc., which is the first architecture/engineering firm to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. A graduate of the University of Texas at Arlington’s Master of Architecture program, he has held numerous positions with various local, community, and state organizations. He holds an NCARB Certificate and is licensed in Texas, Georgia, Oklahoma, and North Carolina.