Shruti Kasarekar, LEED AP BD+C, ASHRAE BEMP, BEAP has been appointed Associate of the San Francisco office.
Since joining Atelier Ten in 2010, Shruti has worked on many of the firm’s most ambitious projects including the LEED Gold L.S. Skaggs Pharmacy Building at the University of Utah, the LEED Gold targeted San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and the new Uber Headquarters in San Francisco. As an Associate, Shruti combines her technical competency and creativity across multiple disciplines – architecture, engineering and master planning – to develop integrated, cross disciplinary solutions for projects. She is a senior member of the Atelier Ten Energy Analysis Practice, leading the practice on the West Coast, and an expert on passive systems, façade and energy optimization, and energy masterplanning. Furthermore, as a member of the International Living Future Institute, Shruti guides project teams through the complex materials selection and vetting process while also developing passive and active strategies to minimize water and energy use of projects.
Shruti holds a M.S. in Building Sciences from Arizona State University and a B.Arch from Pune University in India. She is the current Chair of the San Francisco Chapter of IBPSA-USA and a committee member for the ASHRAE BEAP and BEMP certification examinations.