FK Architecture’s Architect Kelly Dawson, AIA, Elected to AIA Orlando Board as Treasurer
FK Architecture, a Fugleberg Koch Company, is pleased to announce that Kelly Dawson, AIA, has been elected to the board of AIA Orlando as Treasurer. Dawson will oversee the Chapter’s financial affairs, budgeting, and overall financial strategies. Dawson brings over two decades of experience in architecture and design surrounding historic renovation, hospitality, multi-family, health care, corporate, and education projects. Dawson previously served as a Director at Large for the organization.
“It’s been a great year serving AIA Orlando in 2022, and I look forward to contributing as Treasurer,” says Dawson. “AIA Orlando is an incredible and enriching organization, filled with diverse leaders. I’ve made wonderful connections with passionate individuals who advance our industry. I wouldn’t be in this position if it were not for them and FK Architecture, who has supported me along the way.”
Dawson is an accomplished, goal-oriented professional specializing in project management, architectural design, and implementation. She has worked in several states and boasts an array of transferable skills such as strategic planning, client relations, problem-solving, and project oversight. She received her Bachelor of Architecture from Kansas State University. Throughout her 20+ year career, her focus on safety, practicality, and design helped her stand out amongst her peers in Florida, Missouri, and Iowa.
“We continue to be proud of Kelly’s contributions to the industry and our firm,” said Kimberly Hellekson, Managing Principal at FK Architecture. “Her experience and insight are instrumental at our firm, and it’s great to see her take on a new leadership position and continue evolving.”
The American Institute of Architects is the voice of the architectural profession and the resource for its members in service to society. To learn more about the Orlando chapter, visit www.aiaorlando.com.
About FK Architecture
FK Architecture, a Fugleberg Koch Company, is a full-service, multi-disciplined firm of architects, designers, and planners providing architectural design services nationwide. Established in 1963, the firm’s diverse experience includes hospitality, multi-family, student housing, senior housing, mixed-use, and commercial sectors. For more information, visit www.fkcompanies.com.