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Committed to providing a forum for dialogue to inform, delight and educate,  the Paul S. Devrouax, Jr. Memorial Lecture (PSDML) commemorates the life and legacy of Paul Spencer Devrouax, Jr. FAIA, NOMAC, noted African-American architect whose award winning structures have helped to create a new spirit in Washington, D.C.


PSDML will continue Paul’s energy force for mentoring and teaching.  It will fortify the aspirations of young students through lecture and interactive events.


It will provide essentials for the pathway to success.


Helping other young architects NOW, is the most rewarding accomplishment”-PSD 2004


Paul Devrouax was actively involved in tutoring and mentoring young architects and regarded them as his most enduring edifice.





The Paul S. Devrouax, Jr. Memorial Lecture is a non-profit organization that operates with a board of directors.

Brenda S. Devrouax
Lesley S. Devrouax
Harry Robinson, FAIA, NOMA
Joyce Batipps, Esq.
Sondra Raspberry
Tyrone Bradley, AIA, NOMA
Brenda Otis
Doris Washngton
Kenneth Wyner



“A Blueprint for Building Futures – A Vision for Success”



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