Ivenue Love-Stanley, FAIA is the first African American female to graduate from the Georgia Institute of Technology College of Architecture as well as the first African-American licensed female architect in the Southeastern United States. Ivenue also is the second female in the State of Georgia to be elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects.
She currently serves on the following boards: City of Atlanta - Urban Design Commission, the State of Georgia Board of Architects and Interior Desinger, the Ebenezer Charitable Fund, the Midtown Improvement District, The Robert Ferst Center for the Arts at Georgia Tech and the Community Housing Research Center.
She is an active member of the Metropolitan Atlanta Coalition of 100 Black Women, The Junior League of Atlanta, the NAACP, the Urban League, the American Institute of Architects (AIA), The Links, Inc., Leadership Atlanta's Alumni Association, the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) and St. Paul AME Church, where she is the president of the Board of Trustees.
Twenty-seven years ago, she and her husband, William J. Stanley, III, FAIA, NOMA started their architectural practice, Stanley, Love Stanley, P.C. Their firm is one of the largest African American architectural practices in the country.