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SDA Portland Chapter

Welcome to the SDA Portland Site! In a busy design firm there are always new things to learn. SDA provides all levels of administrative staff with new perspectives and productive methods of performing their duties. This knowledge not only increases self-confidence, it benefits company production, profitability, and employee awareness. We are the SDA, and invite you to connect with our nationwide team of extraordinary professionals! We are SDA!

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canstruction – Portland Chapter

SDA Portland is proud to participate in the annual national canstruction® event. Trademarked by SDA, members of the design and construction community work together in a unique design/build competition. At the end of the competition, all food is donated to Oregon Food Bank to help combat hunger in our community. This year is our 20th event!

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Who is SDA?

Who is SDA?  For over 50 years, the Society for Design Administration (SDA) has promoted education and best practices in management and professional standards of design firm administrative personnel. SDA Membership stretches across the United States and Canada and is composed of personnel in the design profession, including architecture, engineering, construction, landscape and interior design. […]

Welcome to the SDA Portland Site!

In a busy design firm there are always new things to learn. SDA provides all levels of administrative staff with new perspectives and productive methods of performing their duties. This knowledge not only increases self-confidence, it benefits company production, profitability, and employee awareness. We are the SDA, and invite you to connect with our nationwide […]

National Bylaws and Standing Rules

Amendments Annual Announcement  In accordance with Article XVII of the SDA National Bylaws, bylaws and/or standing rules may be amended at any Annual Meeting, with or without prior notice. In anticipation of the Annual Meeting on May 8, 2015, the Bylaws Committee is accepting proposed amendments. Proposed amendments received by Friday, March 20, 2015, will […]

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