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Community Leadership:

Mayor, Village of Walthall, MS – 1997-present (6th term)

MS Heritage Trust - 1992-present (Founding board, former President)

National Register Review Board, MS Dept of Archives and History - 2012-present

Advisory Council, MSU School of Architecture - 2011-present


AIA Leadership:

AIA Strategic Council, Gulf States Regional Representative - 2018-2020

AIA Strategic Council, Engagement, Communication Committees - 2018-20

AIA Public Outreach Committee, Board Committee - 2019

President, AIA/Mississippi -1998 (first woman president of AIA/MS)

AIA/MS Govt affairs committee - 2010- present



84 Design and Preservation Awards

Gulf States Region Design Awards Chair - 2012-2013

Top 50 Leading Business Women, MS Bus. Journal - 2006


Experience / Education:

Belinda Stewart Architects, PA, 1990-present, President / Founder

O’Brien Atkins Associates - 1985-89

Bachelor of Architecture, MS State Univ. 1985

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