Darren Rozas, AIA


Darren Rozas is President, Partner Architect and Lead Medical Planner at Rozas Ward. During his 30+ years of experience, he has been committed to distinguished, sustainable, client-focused architecture.

Darren specializes in high end medical, commercial, residential, educational and historic renovation projects. He has extensive experience in facility design pertaining to medical teaching institutions utilizing simulation techniques as well as the design and production of large scale medical projects including involvement from programming through project close-out.

Darren has extensive experience in the design and delivery of complex and diversified health care projects. He has a specialized experience in the management of large health care projects including major projects for Ochsner Health Systems, Tenet Louisiana Health Systems, West Jefferson Medical Center, Brentwood Behavioral Health Care, and Lifecare Hospitals Inc. He has an extensive experience in planning, programming, design and construction for medical, surgical, long-term acute care, psychiatric facilities, and long term care facilities.

Darren and the firm utilize aggressive design and production scheduling systems to guarantee completion of projects in a timely manner, well within the design and production schedule for projects. He is accustomed to accelerated project schedules and anticipating the execution of multiple activities that are concurrent in scheduling. He meets or exceeds all proposed project schedules, insuring completion of projects in accordance with client requirements as well as responding to RFI, shop drawings and submittals in an accelerated manner, supporting the efforts of the contractor to insure timely completion of the project. Mr. Rozas prides himself on his continued on-site hands-on approach to all his healthcare projects.