Meet our Moderator: Mindy Aust

The Iowa Women in Architecture Annual Meeting is on Tuesday, September 8th. Learn more about our discussion moderator, Mindy Aust, AIA!  


Mindy Aust, AIA

Mindy Aust, AIA is a graduate from Iowa State University where she received a Bachelor of Architecture in 2001 with a minor in entrepreneurial studies. She began her professional career as an intern with Herbert Lewis Kruse Blunck Architecture prior to joining substancearchitecture in 2005. She has been involved in carefully crafted residential projects, complex higher education facilities, historic restoration projects, multiple public libraries and numerous government assignments including the award winning Historic Federal Courthouse in Cedar Rapids.  Currently she is leading the renovation of the College of Engineering’s Marston Hall on Iowa State University’s campus. 


With her husband Matt, Mindy thoroughly enjoys raising her three children, ages 3, 5 and 7. She is very active in her community and the AIA including serving on the Board of the West Des Moines Historical Society as Secretary.  In 2016 Mindy will be President of AIA Iowa and is a past Board Member of Iowa Women in Architecture.  She is passionate about increasing the number of women in leadership in the profession of Architecture.


Don't forget to RSVP for the Annual Meeting on September 8th from 5:15 - 7:30 PM, there are limited seats available! Sign up through the following link: