Zurich Esposito, Hon. AIA, is the Executive Vice President of AIA Chicago, a leading chapter of the American Institute of Architects. He also serves as publication director and a contributor for the chapter’s Chicago Architect magazine. Zurich holds a Master’s Degree in Historic Preservation from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and has taught architectural history at the University of Illinois, Chicago. He is a regular participant on juries for academic institutions, organizations and design awards programs.
Zurich is a member of the board of directors of the Chicago Bungalow Association and of the Illinois Institute of Technology Mies van der Rohe Society. He was recently appointed by Mayor Lori Lightfoot to serve on the city’s Zoning Board of Appeals.
Annual Conference, Session Chair (Chicago 2019)
Innovation Conference, Session Chair (2018)