Afsaneh holds a bachelor's degree in Arch. from NC State University & completed her M.Arch at Ryerson. She has worked at various architectural firms in the US and Canada and as Principal of Envision Design Ltd in Toronto. Afsaneh has been active with the OAA & RAIC on interns' issues. Contributions include playing a key role in preparing OAA's position paper for CACB's 2014 Conference on Educating Future Architects (and attending said conference), presenting a Con Ed session on Intern Issues & RAIC EP involvement at the 2015 & 2016 RAIC Festivals and as acting as a founding member of the RAIC EP.