About

Monica E. Kuhn - Architect - B.E.S., B.Arch., O.A.A., GRP

Monica E. Kuhn

Monica Kuhn is an architect in Toronto. Her firm, established in 1994, specializes in residential, sustainable, and green roof design. She is a Green Roof instructor, and has written and lectured widely on urban greening and environmental design.

Monica was one of the founding members of Toronto's Rooftop Gardens Resource Group, a past board member of the Canada Trust Friends of the Environment and has been a Board Member, judge and Consultant for The Greenroofs for Healthy Cities Non-profit association.

She has been awarded the Cabbagetown Preservation Association Peggy Kurtin Award for Excellence in Restoration for home renovation project five times.


Pardis Borghei - Intern Architect, B. Arch.

Pardis is a graduate of the Carlton University architecture program and specialized in the areas of conservation and sustainability during her studies. She has been working for the past 3 years in the areas of commercial, institutional and residential architecture in the Toronto area.  She has recently joined Monica E. Kuhn, Architect Inc. and is looking forward to working with clients and contractors in the coming months.


Justin Hughes - BSc., M.Arch., Architect (RIBA. ARB. Northern Ireland)

Justin is an architect from Northern Ireland who has been working in the architectural field since 2011.  He joined our practice in 2018  and is excited to be working on residential projects here in Toronto.


David Shephard - Business Manager, B Sc., Diploma Eng. Technologist

David has been with the firm since 2002 and brings a background of green roofs, residential building construction and project/business management.

David works to ensure that all office systems are up and running, and that clients receive the documents and drawings they need.