Genaro Diaz, ASLA

“Design helps us engage, it keeps us connected to the world, it helps us navigate our way through physical and digital spaces.”

Genaro is a dynamic, detail-oriented, and highly creative architect with over 15 years of dedicated experience, specializing in hospitality, mixed-use, and high-density residential projects. Genaro has successfully managed both domestic and international projects from inception to completion. His role at AO involves managing and coordinating projects, and showcasing his expertise in landscape and property exteriors. His ability to produce digital renderings for client presentations provides them with a clear vision of their final product. Over his impressive 18-year career in the industry, Genaro has not only honed his technical skills, but has also built strong relationships with clients and consultants, offering design solutions that elevate every project. 

Some of his most notable projects include the Sahara Hotel in Las Vegas, the Silverton Ranch Hotel and Casino, DSRT Surf, a surf-anchored resort in Palm Desert, Bear Mountain Resort, and The Watermark. 

Genaro in three words:

Determined. Artistic. Creative.



Bachelors of Science, Landscape Architecture, Cal Poly Pomona


American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

Associated Studios