Leadership Reports

Partners in Collaboration

Explore how we’re partnering with our Member Boards and volunteers to serve the profession.

Member Board Relations

Member Board Outreach

  • During FY17, CEO Michael Armstrong visited 11 Member Boards to meet with jurisdictional leadership and stay on top of important issues.
  • NCARB provided  Member Boards with the opportunity to share additional feedback through virtual meetings. These conference calls allow for more dialogue among jurisdictions regarding potential resolutions and other important topics.

Model Law Task Force


Dennis S. Ward, FAIA, NCARB

Mark S. Champion, AIA, NCARB
Nebraska Member Board Member

Blakely C. Dunn, FAIA, NCARB

Jeanne M. Jackson, FAIA, NCARB, LEED AP

Amy M. Kobe, Hon. AIA
Ohio Member Board Executive

Douglas R. McCauley
California Member Board Executive

Mary M. Morissette, FAIA
Colorado Member Board Member

Douglas W. Sams, AIA, CSI, CDT, LEED AP BD+C Oregon Member Board Member


Douglas L. Steidl, FAIA
Ohio Member Board Member

Bayliss Ward, NCARB, AIA, BOD Liaison
Montana Member Board Member

NCARB Staff Liaison

Stephen Nutt, FAIA, NCARB, CAE
NCARB Senior Architect/Advisor to the CEO

Defending Reasonable Regulation

The current regulatory environment is a window of opportunity. Now is the time for you to control the narrative with the policymakers.”

—Professor David C. King,
Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government

We are committed to supporting our Member Boards by raising awareness regarding what we do and why we do it.”

—NCARB CEO Michael J. Armstrong

Updating the NCARB Website


Check out @NCARB's revamped website for your ARE and licensure needs!

Member Board Chairs & Executives Summit

2017 Annual Business Meeting


American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Why did you pursue architecture?

American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)

Through this partnership, students are learning more about the licensure process while connecting with NCARB’s Member Boards,”

—AIAS Executive Director Nick Serfass, AIA, CAE

Michael Armstrong has served as an inspiration to the architectural community through his commitment to the value of mentorship and the power of student-led design. Under his leadership, the relationship between the AIAS and NCARB has strengthened to new heights.”

—2015-2016 AIAS President Danielle Mitchell, Assoc. AIA

Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA)

National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB)


Other Related Organizations

FY17 Committee Reports

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Honored to have received an #NCARB committee appointment! #architecture @NCARB


2016 Committee Summit

Regional Summit

fy17 Regional Reports

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@NCARB Regional Summit—great session for board executives.

Leadership Reports

Member Board Relations




2017 Annual Business Meeting

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