Tura is an architect who lives and works in the east end. He is the co-founder of the Studio of Contemporary Architecture (SOCA), an architecture and urban design studio dedicated to inclusive city building and the creation of beautiful spaces. His professional experience spans a variety of scales including residential, mixed-use developments, libraries, community centres, and urban design. He holds an undergraduate degree in architecture from Ryerson University and a Master’s degree in architecture from Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands. Tura is an avid drummer and a member of the Leslieville Residents Association where he undertakes many community based projects.