Emily Huang has been practicing architecture since 1991. Prior to opening Huang Iboshi Architecture in 1998, Emily worked with William Turnbull Jr., an architect renowned for his work in Bay Area Regionalism. She received her Master of Architecture Degree from MIT and was the recipient of the Francis Ward Chandler Prize in 1991. She holds Master of Construction Management and Bachelor of Architectural Design degrees from the University of Florida. Emily has taught architectural design at Boston Architectural Center, Boston, MA and The Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA. She is a registered architect in the State of California and is LEED AP accredited.
Gregory Iboshi has been practicing architecture since 1989. Prior to joining Huang Iboshi Architecture in 2000, Gregory was lead project designer on commercial & institutional projects in the United States, Europe & Asia. He was an Associate at Kaplan McLaughlin Diaz, an internationally recognized design firm based in San Francisco. He received his Master of Architecture Degree from MIT and was the recipient of the Sidney B. Karoffsky Award in 1994. He holds a Bachelor of Architectural Design degree from the University of Washington and has taught architectural design at The Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He is a registered architect in the State of California and is a certified Green Building Professional.
Matthew C. Kelly, AIA is a licensed architect in California and is a LEED Accredited Professional. He has been working at HIA since 2010. Matthew received his Master of Architecture degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Lehigh University, where he participated in two programs abroad, studying architecture in Italy and Spain.
Swetha Kopuri is a project manager at Huang Iboshi Architecture. With her roots in India she moved to the United States to pursue her Masters of Architecture degree at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco. She also holds an undergraduate degree in architecture from JNTU University in India. Swetha joined the team at Huang Iboshi Architecture in 2014. Before joining the HIA team, she has worked with architectural firms in the city and abroad that specialize in corporate and hospitality design. In her free time she loves to travel and cook.