James has been a partner of Iredale Group Architecture since 2000, after several years as an associate at the firm.


His range of projects and breadth of expertise are wide. An architect and structural engineer, he has experience in architectural and structural design, seismic upgrading and facility assessments. He also has extensive background in space planning and interior design of offices, institutional buildings and cultural venues. Finally, James is an expert in heritage assessment, restoration, rehabilitation and adaptive reuse.


James is a LEED Accredited Professional and is skilled at facilitating clients through the LEED certification process. He is an active member of the Vancouver Branch of the Cascadia Region Green Building Council.


LEED Accredited Professional
M.Arch., University of Manitoba
B.Eng., Lakehead University


LEED Accredited Professional 
Architectural Institute of British Columbia
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada
Association of Professional Engineers & Geoscientists of BC
Cascadia Region Green Building Council
BC Heritage Foundation
Association of Preservation Technologists
Urban Design Institute