John Diffenderfer

President/Principal, Aedis Architects

Board of Directors Member, San José City Advisory Board Member

John is the President of Aedis Architects and has 30 years of California design and management experience. Formerly Chairman of the AIA Silicon Valley Committee on the Environment and Chair of the Green Schools Committee for the Northern California Chapter of the USGBC, John has been a long-time and award-winning designer of and advocate for Net Zero Energy design, water conservation, and healthy working, living, and learning environments. He oversees large and complex master plans, modernizations, and new construction projects ensuring they are safe, efficient, and effective. John is committed to the ongoing transformation and humanization of the built environment in service of sustainable communities, and families. John is also the father of three and has been married more than 25 years.