M. Arch., OAA, MRAIC, LEED® AP
Emma is a Principal of Invizij and specializes in Housing, work with non-profits, and Sustainable Design. A graduate of both the University of Illinois and Waterloo, she is a registered architect with the OAA and has over 15 years of architectural experience. Emma’s passions in livable small spaces, affordable housing, cycling, and sustainability have shaped her as a designer, where she is driven by values of justice and inclusion. Emma loves visiting the ocean, hiking, food, and gardening and is the founder and current board chair of The Mustard Seed. She is involved in various community-building initiatives in downtown Hamilton and an advocate for laneway housing and Passive House design.
A.Sc.T, Lic.Tech., OAA, LEED® AP DB+C
Bob is a Principal of Invizij and specializes in Athletics and Recreational Facilities and Construction Phase Project Delivery. A Registered Architectural Technologist with the OAA and LEED®AP, Bob has over 30 years of architectural experience and his attention to detail has resulted in numerous successful pro-jects completed to the satisfaction of our clients. A certified Minor Hockey coach, Bob is a passionate sports & fitness fan and avid home do-it-yourself renovator.
M.Arch., B.Arch., OAA
A Registered Architect with the OAA, Natalia has over 20 years of architectural experience and specializes in K-12 School Projects. Natalia is dedicated to getting the details right and has the ability to listen and collaborate with clients and colleagues.
Natalia earned her Bachelor of Architecture Degree in Ukraine and Master of Architecture Degree in Israel. Worked for Garwood-Jones & Hanham Architects in early 2000, Natalia joined Invizij in 2016 and have since become an indispensable part of our working family.
Ted is a senior technologist at Invizij Architects. His 24 years of industry experience have seen him provide contract documents and contract administration services to a wide range of clients including health care, institutional and commercial clients with complex technical requirements. A creative problem solver, Ted is focused on getting the job done. In his spare time, Ted is an avid motorcycle rider at the racetrack, as well as being a hands-on, do-it-yourself home renovator.
Bryce is architectural technologist at Invizij. Bryce has over 12 years of architectural experience at Invizij. Bryce enjoys taking part in the problem-solving discussions in the studio and often comes up with creative solutions. He is familiar with many building types and is experienced with contract documents preparation and contract administration.
As a father of four in the public school system, Bryce approaches K-12 education projects as if they were for his own children. He is familiar with the day to day operations within buildings of this nature and understands the daily challenges faced by teachers, students and parents. He teaches Revit courses at Mohawk College and in his spare time, Bryce enjoys gaming and doing minor renovations for his large extended family.
M.Arch., Intern OAA, LEED® AP
Holland Young is an architectural designer and sustainability consultant who joined the team at Invizij in January of 2020. A graduate of the University of Waterloo’s School of Architecture, Holland enjoys working with clients to identify their priorities and understand their workflow, and then interpreting that information to develop spatial relationships and designs tailored specifically to optimize efficiency and quality of life. She is particularly interested in providing custom solutions for residential, cultural, and academic applications, and is passionate about environmentally and socially sustainable design. Holland is registered as an intern architect with the Ontario Association of Architects and is also an active member of the Hamilton Burlington Society of Architects.
Dipl.T (Arch.) Arch. Tech. OAAAS, LEED AP
Sarah is an Senior Architectural Technologist with the OAAAS. She is currently working towards completing her requirements to be a licensed technologist with the OAA. She has over 18 years of experience working in the industry and has been involved in a wide variety of project typologies such as high-rise residential, healthcare, education and athletic facilities. Most of her experience lies in the production and coordination of construction drawings but she has recently added design and project management to her diverse skillset. She is passionate about the environment and in turn about creating buildings and spaces that are sustainable and energy efficient.
In her personal life, she is a wife and a devoted mother to two great kids. In her free time you can find her running at the gym or lounging at the beach.
Jonah has a diploma in Architectural Construction Engineering Technology from Conestoga College. He has strong passion for low-impact design, and has extensive experience with mass-timber construction and high-performance building envelope detailing. Working primarily in BIM software’s, he believes using BIM to optimize the pipeline between initial concepts and dreams, into a tangible & tactile designs, is the best route to keep all members of the team on same wavelength during the process. Outside of work, Jonah loves spending time with friends outdoors and creating music & digital art.
DIPL.T. (ARCH.), DIP. T.
Camilo is an Architectural Technologist graduate from both Design and management programs at Mohawk college, and in which was nominated for the 2018 Premier’s Awards for Outstanding Ontario Collage Graduates. Working for small and large Engineering & Architectural firms in the GTHA, Camilo has developed a passion for sustainable design and the interactions of aesthetics with performance.
Kasia joined Invizij upon completion of her undergraduate studies in 2016 and has excelled in both design, and contract administration. Kasia is a student of the RAIC Syllabus Program, which is a path to become a registered architect while working full time in the industry. Kasia is sensitive about architecture’s influence on daily life and the environment. She is passionate about universal design, sustainable architecture and affordable housing. In her free time, Kasia is honing her boxing skills and also takes part in the annual pilgrimage walk to the Canadian Martyrs Shrine in Midland, Ontario.
B.Arch, LEED ®AP, PMP
Originally a registered Architect in India, Nidhi worked in Dubai for 17 years before moving to Ontario. She has led projects ranging from single family homes to large residential complexes, educational, and commercial projects. Nidhi is skilled in both designing and managing diverse projects. Currently on the path to gaining permanent residency, Nidhi is determined to gain Canadian experience and become a registered architect with the OAA. She enjoys playing volleyball, and badminton, and is currently learning tennis.
A graduate of Mohawk College Architectural Technologist Program in 2008, Sara had many years of experience in residential design of single family and multi-family homes within the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area. Since joining Invizij in 2016, Sara has also had the opportunities to hone her skills in institutional work. Sara values the comraderies that form within the team of individuals who collaborate on a project. Invizij’s studio environment has allowed her to expand her knowledge and skills. Sara’s top 3 favorite things (in no particular order) are her husband, her pets and desserts. She also takes part in fundraisers for Greenpeace and the World Wildlife Fund.
Kyle is an architectural designer who joined the Invizij team in January 2021, bringing with him experience in a variety of building types, ranging from small-scale retail to large-scale regional transit and institutional projects. Throughout all projects, he focuses on user experience within the built and natural environments, designing in response to the individuals who will utilize the space. Kyle is passionate about sustainable design and architecture’s integration with landscape.
In his free time, Kyle enjoys escaping the city and exploring nature. He is an avid canoe tripper, venturing across remote Ontario backcountry lakes and rivers.
M.U.P., B.Arch., KIRA
Mark was an accomplished architect in South Korea and had designed many fabulous public structures.
Attracted by the vast Canadian landscape and our seemingly endless supply of wilderness, Mark came to Canada in 2015, completed a Landscaping Technician course at Niagara College before joining Invizij. Mark is determined to gain Canadian experience and to become a Canadian citizen by starting from scratch.
Minerve holds a bachelor’s degree in Architecture from the University of Rwanda and became registered as an Architect in Rwanda in 2018, Minerve worked in Kigali for 5 years before moving to Ontario. She worked mostly on affordable housing projects and she is passionate about them. She is currently gaining Canadian experience and is determined to being registered with OAA. In her free time, she enjoys being around her family and friends, reading books and learning mysteries of the World.