Rod Henmi, FAIA, LEED AP, NOMA
Director of Design

Rod Henmi has compiled a distinguished career as an award-winning architect, educator and advocate for social justice. His professional career focuses on community-oriented projects such as housing, schools and municipal buildings. He is deeply committed to furthering opportunities for minority architects and serves on the board of the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA). As a result of his career achievements and influence on the profession, he was invested in 2011 into the elite College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects.

Colleges attended and degrees earned

Washington University in St. Louis, Master of Architecture and Urban Design; University of Minnesota, B.Arch

Types of projects I am most passionate about

Community-oriented, socially responsible projects

Hidden talent

Hip-hop dancing

My dream home

An urban loft

Architectural influences

Le Corbusier, Marlon Blackwell, Peter Zumthor

Area of expertise

Design