Community Engagement

Professional Organizations:

  • American Institute of Architects(AIA)
  • Association for Preservation Technologies International
  • Building Enclosure Council
  • City Club of Chicago
  • Construction Specifications Institute (CSI)
  • International Council of Shopping Centers
  • National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
  • Jefferson Park Chamber of Commerce
  • Lambda Alpha International, Ely Chapter (LAI)
  • Landmarks Illinois
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • US/ICOMOS- International Council for Monuments and Sites
  • US Green Building Council


  • AIA Chicago, Historic Resources Committee
  • Landmarks Illinois, Emeritus Board and Skyline Council
  • Lambda Alpha International, Ely Chapter (LAI), Program Committee
  • Preservation Partners of Fox Valley


  • APTI Restoring Mid-Century Modern Buildings


  • Urban Land Institute Vision Award, Mixed Use Project, 2014, Harper Theater and Retail Building Redevelopment
  • City of Evanston Preservation and Design Award, Innovative Solutions In Preservation, 2014, Evanston History Center, Charles Gates Dawes House
  • Hyde Park Historical Society, Marian and Leon Despres Preservation Award, 2014, Harper Theater and Herald Building Rehabilitation
  • Richard H. Driehaus Foundation and Landmark Illinois Awards, Rehabilitation Project of the Year 2013, Harper Theater and Herald/ Building Rehabilitation
  • AltusWorks profiled in Professional Alliance Spotlight in Sacred Places, Summer 2009

Industry Sponsor:

  • 2017 National Trust, PastForward Conference, Chicago
  • Adaptive Reuse of Chicago’s Shuttered Schools
  • Relation of the Reese Building
  • 2017 Blinderman Burger Bash for InSTEM
  • Sacred Places, Professional Alliance
  • Edgebrook Elementary School Spring Fling and Talent Show
  • Evanston History Center Mother’s Day House Walk
  • Landmarks Illinois Legendary Landmark Celebration
  • ISCS Chicago Aldermanic Reception
  • Landmarks Illinois Skyline Council
  • SOS Children’s Villages Illinois

Volunteer Activities:

  • 45th Ward Advisory Council
  • Positioning Pullman Ideas Workshop 2017
  • Old Cook County Hospital Building, Unlocking the Potential Charrette – LAI Team Bennett 2014
  • Customized Chicago Area Tours for visiting Swedish Architectural and Engineering Firms