Category Leadership


Jack Matthews Retires From San Mateo Politics

Architect, Jack Matthews, AIA and former AIA San Mateo Chapter [1992] President retires… from public service, that is. Here’s the story as reported by Samantha Weigel in San Mateo’s The Daily Journal back in December 2015: After two decades of public service, Jack Matthews spent his last meeting behind the San Mateo City Council dais …


San Mateo County at Grassroots 2015 | Washington D.C.

This past March 4 – 6th saw three AIASMC component officers’ first attendance to the annual Grassroots event in Washington D.C.: Chapter President, Eric Holm, Vice President, Margaret Williams, and myself. Grassroots — for anyone not in the know — is the event where components (state and local Chapters) annually gather to rally about the …


AIASMC Design Awards 2014 Winners!

If you couldn't attend our annual holiday soirée last night, you might already know it was also the evening of our bi-annual Design Awards! Poplar Creek Grill on San Mateo's Coyote Point hosted the event once again. Even with the torrential weather we were experiencing, over 75 guests attended, mingled and participated in the night's ...

New Executive Director for AIA San Mateo County

I’m excited about joining the AIASMC as Executive Director. Because I know Martha D’Amico personally, I cannot replace her — simply succeed her. As you may know, I’ve worked closely with the Chapter’s leadership over these past two-and-a-half years on the various communications and event announcements. Although a Graphic Designer by education and trade, I’ve ...