Jurado Architects are a dynamic team of dedicated and hardworking individuals crafting your projects like they were their very own!
scott jury - barch [Hons.1]
Director / architect
Scott is from Auckland NZ where he grey up and later studied at the University of Auckland Architecture School, Graduating in 2005 with First Class Honours. While studying Scott produced designs for various projects - one of which was his very own first new home, at the time working three part time jobs as well as studying, the drive and passion to produce a quality product was born. A few more personal projects later along side many more under his practice Jurado Architects you can be confident in the extensive experience to deliver your next project - Scott is a Registered Architect with the NZRAB, and holds both a personal and practice membership with the NZIA. Scott provides 18 years of experience and knowledge in producing complex high quality unique residential and commercial projects ranging from multi unit developments through to high end unique architecture across various sectors.
When Scott is not working he enjoys surfing our fantastic coastlines and fishing the deep seas. Scott enjoys the coastal lifestyle with his wife and two young girls.
Nikki traveled the North Island with her family at a young age and later settled in Auckland. Nikki has enjoyed many years working in both Retail Cosmetic business and Medical Practice Management. Nikki founded a successful boutique online store and recently sold this to join the Jurado Architects team full time. Nikki keeps the wheels moving in the studio and at home for her young family enjoying a balanced work / life week and continues to help drive the studio into the future.
john jennings - barch
senior architectural graduate
John graduated from the Unitech Institute of Technology in 2007. John has a wide range of experience in crafting specialist projects from concept to technical design and documentation. John spent 15 years in the NZ Fire Service as a senior volunteer fire fighter and previous to that time with the NZ Navy. John has gained valuable experience in all aspects of architectural projects across commercial and residential providing an extensive background bringing confidence in delivering your project. John helps drive the team and enjoys a wide range of high demand technical projects.
John and his wife enjoy their four children and the exciting, yet busy life that it provides. Often at kids Surf Club, Rugby and sporting events each week, John enjoys taking any spare time to flourish with his classic car.
alvin aduna - bas
Alvin studied and graduated the BAS degree from the Unitech Institute of Technology and is working on his application to study the final two years of Architecture at the University of Auckland Architecture School from 2019. Alvin enjoys computational modelling and is very competent with 3D rendering and presentation work. Alvin has a very analytical mind and produces very clean consistent conceptual and detailed documents across various projects. Among his many talents Alvin speaks fluent Filipino and enjoys a dynamic outdoor lifestyle with friends and his family and can be often found enjoying the coastline with his surfboard.
jason chhour - bas / nZdat
architectural graduate - technician
Jason holds both the technical drafting NZDAT qualification and the Architectural BAS degree - both of which he Graduated from the Unitech Institute of Technology in Auckland - Jason enjoys putting his skills into each project with precision producing well crafted documents across various projects within the office.
Jason enjoys exploring in his spare time with local travels across our great country, Jason is a strong supporter of his families business where he helps out when he can. With a keen interest in tinkering with cars he shares a passion for quality fine food. Jason enjoys spending time with close friends and family and can speak Cantonese.