Join – Professional Affiliates

Are you a general contractor, engineer, product vendor or service provider interested in developing relationships with architects?

Joining AIA Colorado as a Professional Affiliate member gives you access to an extensive professional network, substantial discounts, insider industry information, advertising opportunities and more.

The Professional Affiliate membership is designed for people who work in a field related to architecture but do not have an architecture license or degree.


Join as a Professional Affiliate 

2021 Professional Affiliate Applications/Renewal will open October 1. Please send an email to Amy Blagriff if you would like to receive an invitation to join or renew for coming year.


  • Build Relationships
    • AIA Colorado opens the door to relationships with over 2,400 architects and design professionals throughout Colorado. As a Professional Affiliate member, you’ll cultivate these relationships by participating in events and committees alongside architects.
  • Contribute to Designing Colorado
    • AIA Colorado members are leaders in designing our future. As a member, you’ll be able to share your perspective and contribute to decisions around urban design, sustainability and policies that shapes our state.
  • Hire the right professional for your job
    • Membership enables you to post a job on our job board and find the right architect for your needs
  • Gain visibility among potential customers and clients
  • Access continuing education centered around current and future trends, leadership development and making a difference in your community
  • Access to AIA Colorado’s most-celebrated events:
    • The annual awards gala, a formal celebration to highlight the best work in the state
    • The Practice + Design Conference, which includes networking opportunities with more than 600 design professionals, keynotes by nationally and internationally renowned speakers, exhibits and demos of the newest products and services.
  • Resources like AIA Contract Documents, market research and business/risk management tools


If you are in an industry related to architecture but are not a licensed architect or are currently pursuing a license, you are eligible for a professional affiliate membership. Professional Affiliate (PA) memberships are only available to individuals. Professional Affiliate members may not hold a license to practice architecture.

Professional Affiliate membership is only recognized by AIA Colorado, not AIA National. Members will only receive state and local benefits.


Professional Affiliate memberships cost $503 for the 2020 year.


To renew your membership, contact Amy Blagriff at 303.228.3916 or at