John Welcher

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John Welcher, associate aia

University of Louisiana at Lafayette / Master of Architecture

Columbia University / Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design

John is passionate about architecture and its potential to contribute to a stronger, more inclusive and cohesive community. He received his graduate degree from the University of Louisiana, and a post-graduate degree in Advanced Architectural Design from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. John has experience working on a range of projects from furniture design to major infrastructure. His belief in the positive social impact of architecture has led him to serve on multiple advisory boards for the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards, where he has worked to create more equitable educational curricula and a more effective licensure process.

John is currently pursuing licensure.

In his free time, he enjoys long-distance running.