Committee Chairs

Executive Committee

President 
Justin Mihalik, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-291-3370 P
[email protected]

President-Elect
Ben Lee, AIA
Archictects League of Northern New Jersey
973-539-5353 P
[email protected]

First Vice President 
Verity Frizzell, AIA
Jersey Shore
732-892-0208 P
[email protected]

Second Vice President 
Judy Donnelly AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-852-3113 P
[email protected]

Secretary
John Cwilka AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-686-2547 P
[email protected]

Treasurer / Budget & Finance
Steven Lazarus AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
201-816-1818 P
[email protected]

Regional Representative   
Bob Cozzarelli AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-759-2219 P
[email protected]

Regional Associate Director (RAD)  
Brandon Warshofsky Assoc AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-907-0736 P
[email protected]

Immediate Past President  
Kimberly Bunn AIA
West Jersey
856-234-9772 P
[email protected]

Legal Counsel  
Larry Powers, Esq.
732-545-4717 P
[email protected]

Executive Director
Joe Simonetta, CAE
609-393-5690 P
[email protected]

Ex-Officio Board Members

NJIT College of Architecture & Design
Urs Gauchat, Dean
973-596-3080 P
[email protected]

Kean University- Michael Graves College
David Mohney, FAIA, Dean
908-737-4772 P
[email protected]

Princetion University School of Architecture
Monica Ponce de Leon, Dean
[email protected]

Communications Committee

Chair 
Kimberly Bunn, AIA
West Jersey
856-234-9772 P
[email protected]

Public Awareness 
William J. Martin, AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
201-666-5576 P
[email protected]

Bruce Turner, AIA
South Jersey
856-405-0351 P
[email protected]

E-Bulletin/Newsletter/Website
Kimberly Bunn, AIA
West Jersey
856-234-9772 P
[email protected]

Jason Peist, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-534-8745 P
[email protected]

Beckerman Associates
Shlomo Morgulis, AIA
856-234-9772 P
[email protected]

Professional Practice Committee

Chair 
Steven Lazarus, AIA
Achitects League of Northern New Jersey
201-816-1818 P
[email protected]

Historic Resources
Michael Calafati, AIA
Jersey Shore
609-393-3999 P
[email protected]

Equity
Yogesh Mistry, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-426-0041 P
[email protected]

Women in Architecture
Kim V. Verheilig, AIA
Archtects League of Northern New Jersey
201-447-6400 P
[email protected]

Cultural Diversity 
Yogesh Mistry, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-426-0041 P
[email protected]

Small Firm 
Bruce Turner, AIA
South Jersey
856-405-0351 P
[email protected]

Large Firm 
Vacant

Homeland Security
Laurence Parisi, AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
201-861-4112 P
[email protected]

Resiliancy 
Thomas Lopes, Assoc. AIA
Newark and Suburban
551-486-4387 P
[email protected]

COTE / LEED Certification
Vacant

Chair 
Jason Kliwinski, AIA
Central New Jersey
609-695-7400 P
[email protected]

COTE Advisor
Jason Kliwinski, AIA
Central New Jersey
609-695-7400 P
[email protected]

L & GA Committee

Chair
David DelVecchio, AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-686-2547 P
[email protected]

State Board Liaison
Jerry Eben, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-902-4900 P
[email protected]

State Government Network
David DelVecchio, AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-686-2547 P
[email protected]

Membership & Dues Committee

Chair 
John Cwikla, AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-686-2547 P
[email protected]

Membership and Recruitment
John Cwikla, AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-686-2547 P
[email protected]

Emerging Professional (EPiC)

Chair 
Jessica O’Donnell, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-787-4815 P
[email protected]

Vice Chair 
Vacant

At Large Director for Service
Grace Friedhoff, Assoc. AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
732-757-7683 P
[email protected]

At Large Director for Advocacy
Megan Pritts, Assoc. AIA
Central New Jersey
917-992-4919 P
[email protected]

At Large Director for Education
Mark Barone, AIA
West Jersey
347-753-7821 P
[email protected]

AIAS Liaison
Lauren (Libertad) Harris
New Jersey Institute of Technology
609-845-5183 P
[email protected]

Advisory Member
Nicholas Caravella, Assoc. AIA
Newark and Suburban
609-477-2997 P
[email protected]

Intern Development Program (IDP)
Ashton Quintin, Assoc. AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
973-592-5201 P
[email protected]

Young Architect Regional Director (YARD)
Jessica O’Donnell, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-787-4815 P
[email protected]

Fellowship
Allan Kehrt FAIA
Central New Jersey
609-240-1364 P
[email protected]

Hugh Boyd, FAIA
Newark and Suburban
973-783-2878 P
[email protected]

Nominations
Kimberly Bunn, AIA
West Jersey
856-234-9772 [email protected]

Awards & Scholarship

Chair 
Justin Mihalik, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-291-3730 P
[email protected]

Service Awards 
Rafael Dasilva, AIA
Jersey Shore
908-419-8420 P
[email protected]

Design Awards 
Seth Leeb, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-267-4201 P
[email protected] 

Michael Graves Lifetime Achievement Award 
Bob Cozzarelli, AIA
Newark and Suburban
973-450-4454 P
[email protected]

Robin Murray, AIA
Central New Jersey
609-462-8550 P
[email protected]

Scholarship Liaison 
Verity Frizzell, AIA
Jersey Shore
732-714-1043 P
[email protected]

Programs & Events Committee

Chair 
Judy Donnelly AIA
Newark and Suburban
908-852-3113 P
[email protected]

Design Conference 
Seth Leeb, AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
973-267-4201 P
[email protected]

Continuing Education 
Robert M. Longo, AIA
Central New Jersey
908-753-7004 P
[email protected]

League of Municipalities
Jack Purvis, AIA
Jersey Shore
732-292-9300 P
[email protected]

Awards and Installation Dinner (Pres Elect)
Ben Lee, AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
973-539-5353 P
[email protected]

Grassroots Regional Dinner (Pres Elect)
Ben Lee, AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
973-539-5353 P
lee[email protected]

National Convention Fellows/ Regional Reception (Pres-Elect) 
Ben Lee, AIA
Architects League of Northern New Jersey
973-539-5353 P
[email protected]

Task Forces and Associated Entities

APAC 
Eric Wagner, AIA
[email protected]

Section Minimum Performance Standards 
Eric Wagner, AIA
[email protected]

Scholarship Foundation 
Robert Zaccone, AIA
[email protected]

State Board Liaison 
David DelVecchio, AIA
[email protected] 

Robert Cozzarelli, AIA
[email protected]