PhD of Architecture (Auckland University, NZ, 2002)
Master of Architecture (Tehran University, Iran, 1988)
Graduate Diploma of Computing (UNITEC, Auckland, 2013)
Registered Architect (NZ)
Mitra is a skilful registered architect with over 25 years of design, architecture and project management experience spanning commercial, healthcare, residential and justice projects; 16 years of which have been in New Zealand.
Mitra is dedicated and passionate about architecture and sustainable design. She believes in achieving integrated design; balancing strong and innovative design with practicality and commercial viability. She was lecturing in Sustainable Design at School of Architecture, Auckland University.
She sees people as being the critical factor in any architectural project; to listen, understand and then develop a design solution is the foundation of her practice. Mitra has worked collaboratively with developers, landlords and tenants; combining their input with latest techniques to maximise the efficiency and effectiveness of commercial spaces.