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Almost synonymous with TAP (Troy Architectural Program) is the name of its founder and long-time executive director, Joe Fama. Joe's passion for historic architecture made Troy the perfect home for him. He moved here to attend RPI in 1966 and never left.  


September 9, 2015

TROY>> City Planning Chair Barbara Lynne Nelson, an architect who works at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has been appointed the new executive director of the Troy Architectural Program, Inc.

Nelson will replace retiring Joe Fama, TAP’s first and only executive di...

September 4, 2015

The Troy Architecture Program on Friday announced its first new executive director in 46 years.

Barbara Lynne Nelson will take over from Joe Fama, TAP's first executive director and its first employee, who helped found the organization in 1969.

Nelson, a licensed archite...

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