Haya Soghrati joins UL as a senior building science specialist and will be leading our new Building Envelope Performance Testing Laboratory in Toronto, scheduled to open late 2018.

Having graduated from Ryerson University in Toronto with a Bachelor of Architectural Science – Building Science, she brings with her 11 years of experience in building envelope design, evaluation and testing.

Haya is an NFRC certified simulator with in-depth knowledge of small and large-scale testing programs in accordance with various NRC/CCMC, ASTM, CSA, NFRC, ULC, CGSB and AAMA standards; with a focus on fenestration products, walls, airflow analysis, air barriers and insulation materials. She is currently a member of AAMA, ASTM, CGSB, CSA A440, and ULC technical committees.

In pursuit of balance, Haya enjoys volunteering her time with various not-for-profit charitable organizations, enhancing her yoga practice, and hiking newfound trails around and outside of the city.