Our Team
Leila Mazhari Associate, Architect BAS | MArch | OAA Toronto

Leila is an architect in the our Toronto studio who has worked with cutting-edge high-rise developers and consultants throughout her career. An expert in emerging high-rise mixed-use developments, she is adept in the problem-solving processes unique to these structures and their construction. Leila’s philosophy is that a site is always too challenging until it is not, and Performa is not achievable until it is. For her, the gateway to success is sharing knowledge and experience because great things happen when team-spirited, intelligent colleagues work together.

What’s your favourite DIALOG initiative?
Aspire. Every year, I get so proud of working among such creative, passionate professionals.

Where do you find inspiration?
I go for random long walks, listen to podcasts, and just look around. There is so much to get inspired by when you start looking.

What’s one quote you live by?
“Discomfort is the starting moment for an opportunity for learning.”


Master of Architecture
Ryerson University

Bachelor of Architectural Science
Ryerson University