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JOSE I. SADURNI, AIA

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Sadurni Architects/Engineers

2017 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AIA Puerto Rico, A Chapter of the American Institute of Architects
LUIS GALARZA, AIA

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CARLOS PURCELL, ASSOC. AIA

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JOSE I. SADURNI, AIA

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

AIA Puerto Rico, A Chapter of the American Institute of Architects

LUIS GALARZA, AIA

President

Luis is President of our chapter, and has been involved with the AIA since 2014. Some of his main interests are music, films, & drama, among other artistic expressions. For fifteen years, Luis has been an integral part of Integra Design Group, and since 2008, he has been the Architecture Department Director. At Integra he is responsible for the architectural design & aesthetics coherence, code compliance review, and construction documents oversight for different project types, including institutional buildings, residential developments, commercial interiors, and urban planning. Luis earned both his Bachelor of Science in Environmental Design and Master of Architecture from the School of Architecture of the University of Puerto Rico.


Integra Design Group

 

VICTOR DIAZ PAUNETTO, AIA

Vice-President

Victor is vice president and president elect of our chapter, is in-charge of the ongoing 2018 Lecture Series and the Honor and Design Awards. Victor is the founding principal of Diaz Paunetto Arquitectos, a leading and award winning architectural firm in the island. 

 

Strongly rooted in context and sustainability, his work has been widely published and received numerous awards at state and regional level during his career from organizations such as the AIA PR and Florida Chapters, and the PR College of Architects and Landscape Architects, among others. He is a University of Southern California graduate and has taught at both Schools of Architecture in San Juan. 

Diaz Paunetto Arquitectos

 

LUIS MATTEI LOZANO, ASSOC. AIA

Secretary

Luis is a young professional architect committed with the profession. Since 2007, has been working in different ventures in the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS), and the Colegio de Arquitectos y Arquitectos Paisajistas de Puerto Rico (CAAPPR). 

 

Luis is also the author of the AIA Puerto Rico Associate Scholarship for Associate Members in Puerto Rico, aimed for reimburse the costs of each part of the Architect Registration Examination (ARE). 

 

Luis has worked for several architectural firms and in the public sector. In 2011, He completes his Professional degree in Architecture (B.Arch.) from the School of Architecture at the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico.

 

HÉCTOR RALAT-SOTOMAYOR, AIA

Treasure

Héctor is a registered architect, with over 20 years of experience in development, project management, planning, and design. He has held leadership positions in corporate and governmental organizations.

 

As Director at the Puerto Rico Land Administration, he lead a team of professionals in the disciplines of architecture, engineering, and property appraisal, to promote private and public projects developments such as hotels, medical facilities, affordable housing, industrial facilities, among others. 

 

Héctor is currently a Senior Designer at Marvel Architects, and a board member at the American Institute of Architects, Puerto Rico Chapter.

 Marvel Architects

 

JOSÉ I. SADURNI, AIA

Past President

José I. is the past President of the American Institute of Architects, Puerto Rico chapter. Is the design principal in Sadurni Group and hold a bachelor degree in architecture from the University of Houston, Texas. He graduated in 1991 as part of the Dean's list and the top of his class. José is a licensed architect in Puerto Rico.


Sadurni Architects/Engineers

 

EUGENIO RAMÍREZ, AIA

Director / 1 Year

Eugenio serves as 1 Year Director of the AIA Puerto Rico chapter. He has also served as member of the Governing Board of the CAAPPR (2009-2011) as Director of the Technical Professional Committee.

 

He founded ERERAS arquitectos in 2008 and has since received various architecture and design awards locally and internationally. Additionally Eugenio is a full time professor of architecture at the EIDA - Universidad del Turabo. He obtained his BA from The School of Architecture of the UPR in 1997 and his Master of Architecture from Virginia Tech in 2000.

ERERAS Arquitectos

 

MELISSA VITTERI SIEG, AIA MBA

Director / 2 years

Melissa is a licensed architect committed to giving back to our profession. She has supported the AIA as co-chair, writer, associate director and board director, actively participating for the chapters of Hampton Roads, Columbus, and Ohio and the AIA Academy of Architecture for Health Knowledge Community. 

 

 

She has held multiple projects in the Caribbean, U.S. states and South America. Melissa is now principal at Vitteri Architects + Consultants where her main focus is project management and healthcare design. She has a Bachelor in Fine Arts and a Master in Architecture degree from the Savannah College of Art and Design, and an MBA from the Ohio State University. 

Vitteri Architects+Consultants

 

MIRAIDA RODRÍGUEZ, ASSOC. AIA

Director / 3 Year

Miraida serves as 3 Year Director of the AIA Puerto Rico chapter.

JOSÉ RODRÍGUEZ, ASSOC. AIA

Director / Asociados

José serves as Associate Director of the AIA Puerto Rico chapter.

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