Luma Jaffar, Partner, Director of Architecture
Architect, AIA, RIBA, LEED AP
Luma Jaffar leads KGA’s Austin office in a role that encompasses a broad spectrum of responsibilities. As a creative, strategic thinker with over twenty years of professional experience, Luma enjoys solving architectural challenges and moving processes forward in a manner that results in realistic, well-executed design solutions. Skilled in leading complex projects, Luma provides leadership and guidance to a team of project coordinators and designers while emphasizing the importance of a collaborative process to produce work that is tailored for the specific needs of the client and is responsive and respectful to the surrounding environment.
A community-minded individual, Luma is heavily involved in organizations throughout the Austin area.She sits on the board of the Austin Hotel and Lodging Association, holds a committee chair position with the Austin Rotary Club, is a member of the Institute for Leadership in Capital Projects and the Austin Chamber of Commerce, and is a graduate of Leadership Austin program. On a global level, Luma is a member of the National US-Arab Chamber of Commerce and the Royal Institute of British Architects.