Laura Nassri Warren. AIA, the founder and principal owner of The Warren Group Architects, Inc. is responsible for the overall operation of the firm. With over twenty-eight years of award-winning experience in the design and construction industry, in the US, Mexico, and South America offering a unique design and planning solutions for a wide variety of clients. Her measure of success is demonstrated by her record of repeat business and referrals.
Laura was born on October 19, 1968, in Cd. Juárez, Chihuahua, México. Throughout her childhood, she learned the value of having a sense of civic duty and to give back from her parents who founded a 400 child capacity Children’s home in Cd. Juarez, Chihuahua.
She learned the value of good work ethics through her father who was an avid entrepreneur owning many transportation companies to include the second-largest bus company in Mexico before his death in 1991.
Laura is the very proud mother of her two children: William Austin Warren and Rebecca Warren (From her first marriage). Laura re-married to Dan Ogletree in 2011 and gained a beautiful stepdaughter: Nicole Jae Ogletree.
Highlights Before She Moved To The Valley
Won the Solidaridad award by Former President of Mexico Carlos Salinas de Gortari for her design and volunteer work in Youth Development Centers.
President of the student council at the Universidad Autonoma de Cd. Juarez (I5,000 students at that time)
Owned a design-build firm in Cd. Juarez Chihuahua.
Entremeses Magazine highlighted her as a young leader and up and coming young architect in the state of Chihuahua.
Worked as a Senior Project Manager at Giattina Fisher Aycock Architects in Birmingham Al. where she completed award-winning hospital projects (1992-1995).