JAMES EMERY  Architect AIBC, P. Eng., LEED AP, MRAIC | Principal

James Emery joined Iredale Architecture in 1997 and became a Principal in 2000. He provides consulting services for all levels of government and private organizations, encompassing a diverse body of work. He has demonstrated expertise in infrastructure design and urban planning; commercial buildings and tenant improvements; heritage restoration and rehabilitation projects; and civic and cultural projects. He is also skilled at multi-stakeholder consultation, issue identification and problem solving.

James strongly believes in the collaborative process and through his experience, understands that stakeholder buy-in is critical to a project’s success. James is an effective listener, an engaged participant, and a clear communicator of Client intent. He takes responsibility to not only meet Stakeholder needs, but to exceed expectations within the typical life safety and budget constraints of any project.


M.Arch., University of Manitoba
B.Eng., Lakehead University


Architectural Institute of British Columbia
Royal Architectural Institute of Canada
Canada Green Building Council
Heritage BC
Urban Design Institute