Roula Alakiotou

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Birth Country: Greece

Resident City: Chicago

Resident State/Province: Illinois

Resident Country: United States

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Subject: municipal, industrial, commercial and residential projects with emphasis on large-scale public sector projects



Employer: Roula Associates Architects

Title: Principal Architect and Founder

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States




No apprenticeships on record


Name: Fellow of the American Institute of Architects (FAIA)

Name: Juror for the Schiff Foundation Fellowship for Architecture

Description: Administered by The Art Institute of Chicago

Name: Juror for The Young Architect Awards

Description: 1996 Professonial Excellence Awards administered by AIA Chicago

Notes: recognized in November 1996 issue of The Focus, the newsletter of AIA Chicago

Name: Cook Country Maximum Security Facility Division XI

Description: Selected by a six-member jury to illustrate the most up-to-date and innovative effort in this specialized field, administered by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Correctional Association (ACA)

Name: International Women's Forum Honor of Membership

Description: Awarded by The Chicago Women's Network

Name: Greek-American Woman of the Year

Description: Awarded by the Greek American Commnity Services/Chicago

Name: Citizen of the Month

Description: Awarded by Lerner Newspapers/Chicago

Name: Professional Honor Roll, Architects Unit Outstanding Achievment

Description: Awarded by the United Way/Chicago

Name: Women Advisory Council Woman of the Year

Description: Awarded by the City of Chicago, Mayor's Office

Name: H. Dubin Memorial Scholarship Award

Description: Presented by Dubin, Dubin & Black Architects

Name: Award of Recognition

Description: Awarded by the Hellenic Professional Society/Chicago


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

Title: Cook County Jail

Description: 1600 inmate new maximum security facility

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States

Title: St. John Chrysostomos Greek Orthodox Monastery

City: Kenosha

State: Wisconsin

Country: United States

Title: Oscar DePriest Elementary School

City: Chicago

State: Illinois

Country: United States


Institution: University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana

Degree: Master of Architecture

Institution: University of Illinois, Chicago

Degree: Bachelor of Architecture

Notes: with honors and high distinction in design

Institution: Athens Technological Institute


License: Architect

Organization: State of Illinois

Notes: #001-010177

License: Architect

Organization: State of Wisconsin

Notes: #8569

License: NCARB

Notes: #36599

License: Architect

Organization: Country of Greece

Notes: #23769

Professional Affiliations

Organization: Chicago Zoning Board of Appeals

Notes: Only architect appointed to Board

Organization: Chicago Women Architects, CWA

Role: Member

Organization: American Institute of Architects, FAIA

Role: College of Fellows

Organization: The Chicago Architectural Club

Organization: The Chicago Network

Organization: International Women's Forum

Role: IWF Director, Illinois Women's Forum

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