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Sketch 1721 Architects

Starting in 1988 as Randy Wilson Architect, Wilson Diaz Architects was formed in 2017 to include a new partner – Architect Sonia Diaz. The current firm, 17|21 architects, is led by managing Architect Sonia Diaz and now design partner Architect Mauricio Bernal who adds complementary skills and experiences to further our firm’s goals. Together, we share a commitment the value of the power of design to create positive change for clients.

Sonia Diaz 1721 Architects

SONIA DIAZ | Principal
B.A., OAA, MRAIC

Sonia brings over 30 years of design and project management experience to 17l21 architects and has worked on academic projects for the University of Guelph, Western University and numerous public and Catholic school boards. Institutional projects have been completed for the Ministries of the Environment and Climate Change; Children and Youth Services; Government and Consumer Services; Health; Community Safety and Correctional Services; and Public Works and Government Services Canada.

Mauricio Bernal 1721 Architects

MAURICIO BERNAL | Principal
B. Arch., OAA, MRAIC, LEED AP

Mauricio continues to build on over 25 years leading projects in Canada, the United States, and Colombia. His international experience has developed Mauricio’s ability see the value of multiple perspectives throughout the life of a project.

MATTHEW UNTERNAHRER 1721 Architects

MATTHEW UNTERNAHRER

Intern Architect – Associate M. Arch., B.Sc.Arch., Dip. Arch. Tech., MRAIC

1721 Architects Team Member

DIANE COLLETTE

Administration – Accounts – HR – Associate M.A., B.A.

DANIEL HINESTROZA 1721 Architects

DANIEL HINESTROZA

Senior Architectural Technologist Dip. Arch. Tech

1721 Architects Team Member

FABIO KLEIN

Architectural Technologist Dip. Arch. Tech.