Sophia Tyra

Sophia Tyra, Architect

As an Associate Principal and Architect for the firm, Sophia participates in the firm’s management practices, professional development, and quality control of small size projects. Sophia has over 10 years of experience in architectural planning, design and management of a wide variety of project types, including commercial, educational, religious and healthcare. She has a passion for thoughtful leadership, responsiveness and design excellence. She considers architecture to be the perfect blend of artistic expression and built form that can inspire its users’ daily experience. Sophia is a State of California Licensed Architect, member of the Santa Clara Valley Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and holds a Bachelor of the Arts in Architecture with a Minor in City and Regional Planning from the University of California, Berkeley. While not at work, Sophia loves to travel, indulge in great foods, get lost in suspense thriller movies with her husband and follow their favorite sports team, the San Francisco 49ers.

Joined AP+I in 2010.