Associates

Amy Pultz
Amy Pultz AIA
Associate - Senior Architect

A leader in the Healthcare market sector, Amy provides over twenty years of experience in a variety of complex healthcare facility projects. She is adept in building code interpretation, which is critical in healthcare planning and design.

Chuanbo Jiao
Chuanbo Jiao
Associate - Senior Designer

A talented problem solver, Chuanbo leads successful projects ranging from new community planning, high density single-family residences to urban mixed-use mid-rise buildings in the United States, China, and the Middle East.

Colette Aviles
Colette Aviles
Associate - Marketing Communications Manager

Colette supports the firm's strategic objectives and our passionate staff through marketing communication initiatives that share the pursuit of our mission to create places that promote human fulfillment and well-being.

Darian Rauschendorfer
Darian Rauschendorfer
Associate - Architect

Raised in homebuilding with prior experience at her father's construction company, working with clients towards creative designs is a personal passion. Darian specializes in project management of residential communities and low density attached projects.

Doug Cummins
Doug Cummins
Associate - Project Manager

Doug is an attentive project manager with a background in production residential communities. He is also a member of the Southern California Design Build Committee, and volunteers his time to educate the next generation about industry career opportunities.

Jaime Matheron
Jaime Matheron AIA, LEED® AP
Associate - Architect

Jaime leads residential projects with an eye towards innovative, environmentally-conscious design solutions. Passionate about giving back to the community, she also co-leads Barkitecture, DAHLIN’s annual design-build fundraiser for local animal nonprofit organizations.

Jonathan Shapero
Jonathan Shapero AIA, LEED® AP
Associate - Senior Architect

With a wealth of real-world experience—including recreational center, childcare and commercial projects—Jonathan excels at anticipating, and responding to, the unforeseen events that occur during projects.

Junkun
Junkun "Sindy" Shi AIA, LEED® AP
Associate - Senior Architect

Experienced in design and urban planning for international projects, Sindy specializes in commercial and residential design, including high density mixed-use, golf and community clubhouses, luxury villas, and custom homes.

Leilani Gnall
Leilani Gnall
Associate - Senior CAD Manager

A multitalented project and CAD manager, Leilani is skilled in managing complex projects and leads staff in setting and maintaining office standards across all offices.

Pante'a Khoshnevis
Pante'a Khoshnevis LEED® AP
Associate - Senior Project Manager

Pantea’s human-centered design approach looks carefully at the senior experience as a basis for insight to understanding their needs and aspirations. She proactively monitors evolving trends and research through active participation in various senior living groups, serving as a leader in the Senior Living market sector.

Warren Fujimura
Warren Fujimura AIA, LEED® AP
Associate - Senior Architect

Warren leads the commercial team working with retail clients of all sizes, given his experience with a variety of project types. He focuses on the re-envisioning of retail centers—crafting spaces in new ways that respond to the rapidly changing retail environment.

Zafar Hadi
Zafar Hadi
Associate - Senior Planner

Specializing in master planning and landscape design, Zafar is an exceptional designer and creative thinker. His technical expertise and experience has involved him in a number of high-profile projects across the United States, China, and the Middle East.