Interior Architecture Committee 2018
PHOTO: Tibby Rothman


Janani Kannan, AIA

Interior Design Project Manager, Corgan

Jan Kannan is a graduate of Cornell University and a fearless advocate of sustainable design practice.  Prior to working at Corgan as a Senior Associate, Jan practiced interior architecture in India and Singapore.  She is a self-professed avid anthropological history buff who loves cooking, a bit of beer and a lot of Bollywood musicals. For her inspiration, motivation and creativity, she looks to her ever-inquisitive and growing son.

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Past Chair

Carlos Madrid III, Assoc. AIA

Associate Director, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM)

Carlos Madrid III, has more than 18 years of experience in the architecture and interior design industry. With a combination of high energy and aptitude for innovation, Carlos’s contributions have been consistently recognized for their rational yet provocative approach.

Carlos’s portfolio is diverse in scale, scope and location. Recent accomplishments include the 100 million dollar upgrades to LAX’s central terminal area, the repositioning of several developer owned properties to creative workplace environments including the Pen Factory in Santa Monica and 777 Aviation in El Segundo and G-Cubed; an award winning rooftop garden and gym for CBRE in Century City, California.

Currently, he is working on Halo; a repositioning of the Wells Fargo Center on Bunker Hill in downtown L.A., a multitude of projects for Loyola Marymount University; including a new ground up film and television school and two tech-centric workplace campuses in China.

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