Treff LaFleche, AIA, LEED AP, founded LDa Architecture & Interiors in 1992, with partner Douglas Dick, AIA, LEED BD+C. Interested in what it means to “dwell meaningfully” regardless of one’s station in life, he has spent his career focusing on providing client focused and context sensitive design, and has embraced residential projects from single room renovations to large, estate-scaled residences and affordable housing. He has achieved local and national recognition for his expertise in merging the historic and contemporary aspects of New England architecture and has designed complex, iconic projects for cultural and academic clients. Socially conscious design and environmental sustainability has been another area of focus for Treff, as a both a practicing professional and a homeowner, having designed his own LEED certified gut renovation in Newton – one of the first in the area. Active in his community, Treff is a member of the Board of Historic Newton, Chair of the Historic Newton Capital Campaign Steering Committee, and a member of the City of Newton Board of Zoning Appeals.