Alan Ohashi Principal & CEO

Alan received a Master in Architecture from the University of California at Berkeley after earning a Master of Fine Arts in Cinematography and Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting, sculpture and photography from the University of California at Los Angeles. Before launching his architectural career Alan helped to create a not-for-profit multimedia organization called Visual Communications, producing documentary films, books and educational materials.

In 1985 ODS Architecture / Ohashi Design Studio began as a combination of studies in Architecture, furniture and teaching. Designing furniture for Conde House, a company based in Japan, Herman Miller in Michigan and teaching furniture and architecture at UC Berkeley and the California College of Arts filled out the early years of the practice. Currently Alan focuses on maintaining design quality, directing marketing efforts and daily management of the firm.

Philip Liang Design Director

Philip received a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, which included studies in Italy. Responsible for the firm’s overall design direction and quality control, he is also a project manager and meticulous detailer. Philip manages the firm’s most complex projects and has a hand in guiding every project as a mentor and collaborator. Born in Guang Zhou, China, he speaks both Cantonese and Mandarin and incorporates fundamental Feng Shui design principles into our projects.

Sean Kakigi Project Architect

Sean came to us from Aidlin Darling Design with a background in high end residence design, detailing and construction. Sean earned a Master’s in Architecture from the University of Washington, a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from U.C. Berkeley, and worked at Suyama Peterson Deguchi architects in Seattle, Washington and Morimoto Architects in Berkeley. He is a licensed architect in California, and is currently managing the design process for a large project in Wine Country.

Julia Arria Project Architect

Growing up in Santa Barbara she attended Cal Poly San Luis Obispo receiving a Bachelor of Architecture degree and is licensed to practice architecture in California. Julia was at Aidlin Darling Design in San Francisco and then Koch Architects in Berkeley working on high end residences and restaurants and was involved in all aspects of design and project administration. Her outside interests include having just purchased her own laser cutting machine with which she designs and makes her own jewelry, and playing the drums in a local rock band.

Dmitry Martynov Project Manager

Having received a Bachelor’s of Arts in Architecture from University of California Berkeley, Dmitry joined our firm in 2014 and is currently working toward his California architecture license. Dmitry has multiple roles managing architectural design projects and the firm website and maintaining the firm’s online presence. Growing up in Russia and moving to California at a young age has been an advantage in the profession of architecture, giving him a unique cultural perspective. In addition, his experience as a professional Barista provides him with an advantage in working with unique client needs. Prior to joining us, he worked at Jacki Yahn Architects in San Carlos, California.

Mona Fulambarkar Designer

Raised in the San Jose area after moving from India at a young age, she received a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Syracuse University in New York. Moving back to the Bay Area she worked at the family landscape design firm, then joined Landsystems Landscapes in Redwood City. Mona is now focused on developing her skills in the practice of architecture while incorporating her landscape knowledge into our projects.

Greg Budhijanto Designer

Growing up in Houston, Texas, originally from Indonesia, Greg graduated from the University of Houston with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture. Moving to the San Francisco Bay Area, he worked at SIM Architects and Mark English Architects before joining our firm. Recently Greg helped his parents by designing and managing the construction of a new sunroom to their Houston, Texas home. Currently, Greg is working on multiple custom residential design projects in the firm.

Jessica Yamauchi Designer

Jess was raised in Calabasas, Southern California, after moving from Kauai, Hawaii and graduated with honors from the University of California, Berkeley with Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Architecture and minor in Sustainable Design. She then worked at Field Paoli Architects in retail design and TEF Design in healthcare and multifamily design before joining ODS. Her outside interests include dancing (since age 2) and hiking and is currently working on developing architectural skills while working and studying for licensure.

Mona Shoghi-Berry Designer

Mona was raised in Iran, lived in Europe before moving to the U.S., and has been in the Bay Area for 7 years. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in architecture and worked for several years before leaving Iran and also has an associate degree in computer science from Iran. Coming to the U.S. she studied multimedia art at Berkeley City College, then graduated with distinction from Architecture Advance program from University of California, Berkeley in 2014. She has extensive work experience working at different firms through Bay area since 2015 including Kava Massih, Baran Studio Architecture and Piechota Architecture prior to joining ODS. She is currently a licensure candidate studying and working towards obtaining an architectural license in the State of California.

Carina Felix Interiors

Carina comes to us with a diverse background, with a Bachelor of Landscape Architecture from U.C. Berkeley and experience working in the City of Berkeley’s planning department, and fashion design + editorials. Having immersed herself in the world of interior architecture at ODS, she aspires to create beautiful and functional spaces. She is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Sustainable Design from UTSOA and hopes to integrate sustainable practices into our projects.

Jeannine Sayage Interiors

Jeannine is a bay area native whose passion for design was sparked at a young age growing up designing her family homes and investment properties for her family. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design from California College of the Arts and an Associate’s Degree in Art from Foothill College. Before joining ODS, she most recently designed for Insidesource and TRG Architecture and Interior Design. Jeannine is also a fine artist whose passion for material, texture, color, and tonality influence her aesthetic.

Meigan Dadzie Administrative