Ivan is a registered architect with over thirty-five years of professional experience. He holds a professional architectural engineering degree from the University of Belgrade, former Yugoslavia. He has extensive experience in a variety of building projects and types throughout Canada and abroad.
His broad scope of experience includes land-use studies and reports, development of program requirements and area analysis, scheduling, schematic and final designs, co-ordination and direction of project consultants, working drawings, contract documents and contract administration. Ivan has worked with several Toronto-based architectural practices before establishing his own practice in 2001.
Ivan also teaches at different academic levels and for a diverse student population, and volunteers in professional and community organizations. For his volunteer work, Ivan received the G. Randy Roberts Service Award from the Ontario Association of Architects and was named a Fellow in the College of Fellows of the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada. He is currently a sessional instructor in the Department of Architectural Science of the Ryerson University and an instructor in the School of Continuing Studies of the University of Toronto.