Director of Sport + Recreation

San Jose, California

Arash Izadi is committed to the development of world-class sport and recreation facilities. For more than 25 years, Arash has guided clients, students and athletes through the design process to create sustainable and award-winning facilities. He brings industry-specific experience and team leadership to the programming, consensus building, cost analysis, prioritization and design of a project. His experience includes project types ranging from stadiums, sports centers, parks, community centers, aquatic facilities, tennis complexes, recreation centers, regional and national sports parks to synthetic turf analysis and replacement.

With recognition as an industry leader, Arash shares his enthusiasm for developing innovative designs of recreation centers and collegiate athletic spaces as a speaker for the Coalition for Adequate School Housing (CASH), the California Association of Independent Schools (CAIS) and National intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), among others. His contribution to community wellness and recreation design has been featured in publications like the Water Efficiency Journal, Los Angeles Wave, Orange County Register and more.