Riley Projects | Architecture & Construction
8800 Venice Blvd
Los Angeles, CA, 90034
United States

Meet the team

Our mission is Better Living for More People. We are focused on client happiness by delivering quality design, technical innovation, process improvement, and a simple, straight forward experience from start to finish. We are committed to designing and building projects that have a lasting positive impact on the people that inhabit them as well as the places they inhabit.

Noah Riley

Noah Riley

Founder & CEO

Noah has over 25 years of experience in the architecture, construction, and development business. He is known in our office for creating a transparent, people-focused culture and being a go-to source of knowledge. Whether it be industry related or random facts, he always has valuable insight on any topic.

Anamika Goyal

Anamika Goyal

Director

Anamika is a biologist-turned-architect with a passion for building high-growth operations within AEC businesses, and has spent the last several years at proptech startups in the Bay Area. Anamika lives in California with her wife and son, and spends weekends working on their new home.

Vanessa Lipschutz

Vanessa Lipschutz

Business Operations Manager

Vanessa brings skill in client experience and building maintenance from her years in property management. She excels in keeping the team in lockstep and optimizing systems for employees and clients alike. When she's not at work, Vanessa can be found enjoying meals with friends, family, and dog Milo.

Kelly Kha

Kelly Kha

Project Manager

Kelly has been with Riley Projects since 2014. She has been at every touch point of our projects and is now growing with the team as our Project Manager. Her passion for cooking and testing recipes has translated over to finding the perfect blend of ingredients and methods to successfully deliver quality products for our clients.

Nathaniel

Nathaniel Riley

Construction Quality Engineer
Construction Division

Nathaniel has 15+ years of construction and production experience. If you want to find him, don’t try the office, he’s either on a job site or renovating his new home. At company gatherings, we look to Nathaniel for his engaging stories and hearing about his most recent life adventure.

Karen

Karen Shiue

Architect
Architecture Division

Karen is the perfect example of “do what you love, love what you do”. She loves being an architect and helping people bring their dreams to life. She’s on a mission, alongside Riley Projects, to create beautiful buildings while solving complex environmental and social problems through architecture.

Alena Parunina

Alena Parunina

Architectural Designer
Architecture Division

Alena is a multifaceted designer passionate about sustainable, contemporary, and human-centered design. She enjoys seeing projects she has worked on come to life. Outside of work, you can find Alena on her motorcycle, probably on her way to buy a latte!

 
Jason Shore

Jason Shore

Superintendent
Construction Division

Jason has been in the construction industry for over 30 years. Today, he is a Member of the Construction Specification Institute, the American Institute of Constructors, and the Project Management Institute. When he's not on a job site, you can find him with his family, golfing, playing handball, or surfing!

Joe Henderson

Joe Henderson

Superintendent
Construction Division

Joe has been a Project Superintendent for 10+ years. He has worked on various projects, including restaurants, schools, breweries and high-end residential remodels. In Joe's words, "Every day at work is a joy, I truly love what I do! The evolution of new materials, design, and methodologies create ongoing excitement!"

Edgar Duron

Edgar Duron

Skilled Labor

Edgar is a skilled carpenter specializing in high-end remodeling projects. When he's not busy crafting beautiful spaces, you can find him exploring virtual worlds through video games, cruising on his motorcycle, mastering tricks on a skateboard, or casting his line while enjoying a peaceful day of fishing. 

Erick Figueroa

Erick Figueroa

Skilled Labor

Erick is a dedicated construction worker who values hard work and takes pride in his job. When he isn't on the job, he is spending time with family, enjoying the river, or riding his jet skis in the lake. His determination and perseverance shine through in all aspects of his life, personally and professionally.