Bachelor of Architecture (Hons) – University of Technology Sydney (2005) , ), Bachelor of Arts in Architecture – University of Technology, Sydney (2002)
Najla has been with BKA for over 15 years, coordinating and managing projects. She has a distinct ability to problem solve, offering creative design alternatives. Her skills range from the final detailing and contract administration of heritage re-use boutique apartments to the master planning of large Greenfield sites.
Najla has experience in hospitality, education and heritage reuse projects, including the Mill Hill Road conversion of an existing church to residential apartments with adjoining terraces. She also spent time in Dubai working on the Oasis Golf Clubhouse and Jebel Ali School.
The latest projects Najla has run include a boutique warehouse conversion to residential townhouses in Beaconsfield, an upgrade to an existing heritage pub with adjoining new residential apartments in Waterloo and apartment blocks in Lane Cove.
Najla is a proven leader of large architectural teams and has a keen interest in the development of talent within the office.