Katie Harms Awarded Young Architect Regional Director

Katie Harms has been named the Young Architect Regional Director for the 2015-2016 AIA Central States Region. In this position, Katie will gather information regarding issues facing young architects within the Central States Region, and provide guidance and information about national and regional activities and resources to use on the local level.

Katie is a project manager in OPN’s Cedar Rapids office. She is actively involved both in and outside of the office, serving as a leader and member of various groups, including ImpactCR, Junior League of Cedar Rapids, and the Cedar Valley Habitat for Humanity. She regularly provides students in the College Community School District with the opportunity to job shadow and learn about the design profession. In 2012, Katie received the AIA National Young Architect Award for her many achievements and professional leadership.

A well-deserved congratulations goes out to Katie!