April 26, 2013,
Judson University Critiques
Nanette joined in the design reviews for the Junior's Spring Architectural Design class with Robin Randall at Judson University. The projects were for a "Living Building" Competition for a mixed use complex in the City of Chicago.
April 18, 2013,
Legislative Advocacy Day in Springfield IL.
Nanette was one of a hearty group of ten who met with legislators. The mission was to engage the legislators in discussions about green building as an economic engine and to raise awareness of green building in their individual districts.
May 7, 2013
Nanette writes article for the Daily Herald Business Journal on Architects and Sustainable Architecture
Nanette explains the impact of buildings on the environment and what steps architects take to effectively address the issues created by buildings environmnetal impacts in her article for the Daily Herald Business Journals Special Focus Section on Architecture & Construction. This Special Section was sponsored by the American Institute of Architects Northeast Illinois Chapter as part of their focus on the profession during Architecture Week.
April 23, 2013
New associate Peggy Condon joins AA+D
Peggy Condon, joins Nanette at AA+D. Her education includes a Masters in Advertising from Northwestern University, landscape design at College of DuPage and graduate studies toward her Masters of Landscape Architecture at IIT. Peggy was recently re-elected to the Geneva Park District Board for her third term. Peggy is a welcome addition to the office.
October 30th, 2012
Nanette Andersson, 2012 Green Champion.
Nanette is honored for her work promoting green building and raising awareness for sustainability as Advocacy Chair of the Fox Valley Branch. The presentation, during the Annual Meeting was held at the iconic Union League Club. www.usgbc-illinois.org/chapter-news/15870/
October 10th, 2012
Illinois Library Associations Conference
Nanette studied the latest issues presented in Peoria at the Illinois Library Association Conference.
September 29th, 2012
First Annual Green Apple Day of Service
Nanette joined Geneva School Distric 304 in the electronics recycling event, part of the Center for Green Schools and the US Green Building Council’s First Annual Green Apple Day of Service. This succesful event was one of over 30 events in Illinois, and 750 international events.
March 1, 2012
Wight and Company
Collaboration between Andersson Architecture + Design and Wight and Company on several academic projects include kindergarten classrooms, a charter high school and even a cooking school!
February 8, 2012
Legislative Drive Down
Prairie Grass Roots Legislative Drive Down with the Illinois Chapter of the AIA was attended by Nanette in Springfield.
Director, Northeast Illinois Chapter
Nanette officially begins as Director, Northeast Illinois Chapter of AIA. At the AIA chapter meeting "Taking Advantage of Diversity issues" she learned about MBE/WBE programs offered by state and Federal Government.