Set yourself apart
by joining together

Alliance’70, named after the year AIA Georgia incorporated, seeks to engage, advocate, and support your employees and firm while championing the next generation of architects. Alliance’70 positions your firm as a leader committed to advancing architecture and fostering a thriving community within the industry.

Alliance’70 is a new initiative that offers unparalleled recognition and assistance to Georgia-based architecture firms investing a cumulative $3,000 annually. By contributing directly to AIA Georgia and the Architecture Foundation of Georgia, participating firms not only position themselves as industry leaders but also cultivate stronger connections with peers, and potential exemplary staff. This unique program enhances visibility, opening doors to potential clients and showcasing firms as champions of architectural excellence. Moreover, membership in the alliance signifies a commitment to nurturing the future of architecture by supporting the development of the next generation of architects. Elevate your firm’s standing, forge meaningful connections, and champion the future of architecture with Alliance’70.


  • Qualifying firms must also have its firm leader in Georgia as a member in good standing with AIA Georgia and at least one other employee as a member of AIA Georgia.
  • Must be an Emerging Professional Friendly Firm (determined by survey)
Exclusive Benefits Alliance’70 Partner


Firm Supporter


Firm profile in the digital firm directory Featured listing Listing
Inclusion in the annual print directory and print event materials for the Georgia Design Awards
Sent to key public and private potential clients in the Southeast
Full page ad Listing
Tax deductible support of an Architecture Foundation of Georgia program or initiative at $1000 at $100
Exclusive access to jobs and resumes on AIA Georgia job board
Invitation VIP Alliance Happy Hour
Networking event held at the AIA Georgia Design Awards
Discounts on AIA Georgia Design Awards group tickets
Discounts on 2 or more project registrations for AIA Georgia Design Awards
Logo recognition
In the AIA office and digitally on the AIA Georgia website
Tuition discount for firm employees accepted into the CKLDP leadership program
Recognition in new member welcome email communications
Permission to use the Alliance’70 logo


Missy Bower
Director of Membership
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Lynn Robinson
Interim Director of Outreach
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Frequently asked questions

How long is the firm partnership good for?
Your membership in Alliance’70 will last for one calendar year from the date of your signup. If your membership occurs after a signature event included in your benefits package, your discount and inclusion will be included for the next iteration.

Am I able to choose which Foundation program or initiative my donation goes to?
The Architecture Foundation of Georgia has a number of impactful programs geared toward supporting architects, future architects, and community-based  programs that focus on change through the power of architecture. You will be able to choose which program your tax-deductible donation is applied to or your choice of applying your donation “where needed most.”

Review the Foundation’s grants and scholarship programs > 

Who will the annual print directory be sent to?
Each firm will receive a copy of the digital and print firm directory as well key private and public stakeholders in the built environment across the Southeast. Further details will be confirmed in Janaury 2024.

How will I be able to apply my discounts for the Design Awards and CKLDP?
To receive your special discount on Design Awards registration, group tickets, and Christopher Kelley Leadership Development Program tuition, a code will be sent to you upon receipt of your paid partnership application. This code will be sent as a reminder to you when these programs open.