Si Djahedi AIA, NCARB, CSBA, LEED AP BD+C – Principal
Mr. Djahedi is a co-founder of CRD architects and has over 25 years of experience across a diversity of project types in the US and abroad. He has held primary management and production roles on Hospital, Medical Office Suite & Building, Senior Living, Multi-Family, Corporate, Commercial, Office Warehouse, Church, and Retail projects. Si (pronounced “Sy”) views himself as a thinker and as a practical architect seeking to realize what makes sense.
Honesty is the first step to success, and that beauty is an integral part of sustainability and of which is clean and green. My approach in any project starts with respecting and understanding context, people’s needs, and wisdom which results in a win-win situation and beneficial to all parties involved.
He earned his accredited Bachelor of Architecture degree (NAAB) at the University of Montreal, Canada and Diploma of Fundamental Studies in Architecture at School of Architecture in Nantes, France. He has received certificates in Urban Studies & Architecture at the New Jersey Institute of Technology and the Pratt Institute, New York.
Si holds numerous certifications, which include LEED accredited professional, NCARB certified, Certified Sustainable Building Advisor, is a registered architect in Arizona, and is fluent in English, French, Italian, Spanish, Persian & Kurdish languages.