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About the New South Wales Chapter

The NSW Chapter of the Australian Institute of Architects represents the Institute and over 3000 members across the state of New South Wales. We produce events, awards, training and education programs, as well as engage with built environment policy and advocacy.

To keep up to date with the NSW Chapter news and upcoming events, subscribe to our fortnightly e-news by sending your name and email address to

The NSW Chapter recognises the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation as the traditional land owners of Tusculum.
We pay our respects to their Elders, past and present.

NSW Chapter staff

For committee members and office holders, including the Chapter President, please visit the NSW Council & committees page. Email NSW Chapter staff:
except Melissa McDonald:

David McSorley  National Education Project Officer

Ian Kynaston  
Chief Information Officer (National)

Kat Han
 Awards & Prizes Officer

Kate Concannon
 State Manager, NSW / Advocacy & Communications Lead

Kate Moore
 National Education Manager

Melissa McDonald
 Member Services and Administration Officer, NSW

Michael Gunn
 Heritage Officer (p/t)

Otto Nothnagel
 CPD Coordinator

Ricardo Felipe
 Editor, Architecture Bulletin and Communications Officer (p/t)

Tessa Goodman  Awards & Prizes Officer (on maternity leave until Aug 2019)