Raimi + Associates is excited to welcome Simran Malhotra, AICP, Associate AIA, as a Principal in our Los Angeles office. Since August 2017, Simran has lead our Southern California practice and will work closely with all our offices to support urban design and planning projects throughout the California and nationally. With a background in planning, urban design and architecture, Simran brings a distinctive design perspective to all her projects leading to the creation of vibrant, attractive, and thriving places. Her extensive portfolio includes award-winning plans for many types of urban environments, including TOD and station areas, mixed-use districts, downtowns, historic and residential neighborhoods, commercial corridors, and educational campuses. Simran’s design strategies have resulted in community-based plans and urban design innovations that have been successfully implemented throughout her 20 years of experience.