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Giselle Alcazar

Giselle moved to the Bay Area for college but remained after graduation when she discovered the unique mix of people and cultures, and subsequently the housing challenges that such a dense area presented. Her experience working on luxury, affordable and supportive housing has led to […]

Zuzana Skelton

Zuzana's architectural experience started in Europe where she worked on single and multi-family residential buildings while completing her Bachelor of Science in Architecture at the Technical University in Vienna in 2016. She moved to San Francisco in 2017 and continued her work in residential design. […]

Jason Gonzalez

Jason was born and raised in the Bay Area. His passion for providing and designing affordable housing comes from his personal experience and struggle to find housing amidst the housing crisis. Because of rising rents, insufficient opportunities, he understands the disruption that constant moving can […]

Pratibha Singh

As an Urban and Architectural Designer, Pratibha has a passion for exploring integrated design solutions to create resilient, sustainable, equitable and transformative environments. Prior to joining VMWP, she worked in Nashville, Tennessee on a variety of urban infill projects ranging from mixed-use developments, cultural institutions, […]

Eric Sandoval

Eric believes that affordable housing has the ability to transform lives of people from all different backgrounds, providing opportunity for many underserved communities. Eric is dedicated to creating more affordable housing closer to people’s daily destinations, reducing vehicle emissions and promoting density. […]

Jia Xu

Jia is passionate about urban design and building environmentally and socially sustainable communities. Prior to joining VMWP, she worked in Montreal, Canada on a variety of cultural and entertainment projects, from cutting-edge new theaters in Las Vegas to a 9000-seat performance center in Osaka, Japan. […]

Talayeh Hamidya

Talayeh started her professional experience as an intern in 2006 and since then she has worked internationally in variety of projects types, building systems and occupancies. During this time she has accumulated a hands on knowledge of design & delivery of single & multi-family residential […]

Timothy Bowen

Licensed in California. An expert in multi-family housing, Tim has designed and built hundreds of units of mixed-use, senior, market-rate housing throughout NorthernCalifornia. His favorite projects in his portfolio are community-focused affordable housing. A steady Project Architect and lead, Tim is comfortable coordinating complex projects, […]

Kimia Kiani

Kimia has a wide range of experiences in Architecture, Urban Design, Urban Planning, Modular Design and Construction in both Iran and United States. She has worked in public and private sectors in the US and has been involved in many projects from early stages of […]

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