The Board of Directors of the Dallas Chapter recognized Mahbuba N Khan, AIA, LEED AP, NCARB with the “ 2013 AIA Dallas Young Architect of the Year ” for her work and contribution to the profession. She lead about 225 small firms and sole practitioners as the AIA Dallas Small Firms Roundtable Committee Chair and made a significant difference in the committee. In collaboration with AIA Dallas Affinity network group she started a portfolio exhibit“Under the Radar – best of small firms”. The exhibition was a huge success and brought a lot of attention to the smaller Architectural firms. Mahbuba is honored by the recognition and intends to continue her growth in the field of architectural practice.