Robert Ivy has worked in many architectural firms, helping in design and planning. He was appointed as the Editor in Chief of Architectural Record, a famous architectural journal, in 1996.
Robert Ivy’s skills had him be selected as one of the expert jurors on the panel that was tasked with designing the National Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial under Frank Gehry. He has also worked as a principal at Dean/Dale and Dean and Ivy between 1991 and 1996.
Robert Ivy is a professional architect and always ensures that the project he is working on is perfect. Since the start of his career, Mr. Ivy has always shown his interest in architecture and design and helped in the publication of numerous journals in his field. His contribution to Architectural record has earned the journal multiple accolades and recognition from different quarters. The journal has been honored in the Premier Magazine Journalism Awards, MPA Digital Awards, and Folio Design Awards among many others.
The American Institute of Architects executive vice president and CEO is a force to reckon with in matters architecture. He has a vision for the architecture industry, and always works towards achieving the set goals. In his capacity as the chief executive officer, Robert Ivy works hard to ensure that quality architecture is easily accessible to everyone. He has achieved a lot as the CEO and has managed to bring more national and universal attention to the American Institute of Architects. He is credited with influencing the increase in membership in AIA.
Robert Ivy’s good deeds don’t go unnoticed. He has earned a good number of awards in his career. He was the first known architect to receive the Noel Polk Lifetime Achievement Award. This award is given to Mississippi natives whose works leave a positive impact in the community. He has also been awarded the Crain Award and the McGraw Hill Award for Management Excellence.
As a Master Architect, Robert Ivy understands how important design is in his line of work. He continues to strive to make AIA not only an ideal architectural organization but also to help the community around understand the role architecture plays in our daily life.