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Gilda Puente-Peters Architects (GPPA) has been on the leading edge of evaluating, advising and educating about the design of accessible communities for 30 years.

Our mission is to provide Access Compliance Services that contribute to creating environments that are not only code compliant, but accessible and useable to all members of our society.

Firm Profile

GPPA Architects, an award-winning California firm, offers a full range of accessibility compliance services to government organizations, architects, design professionals, private business entities and the construction industry.

GPPA provides CASp Accessibility surveys and consultation services, CASp certification, ADA Transition Plans, Self-Evaluations, Policy Planning, Facility Assessments and Consultations, Peer Review, Construction support services and Post Occupancy trainings.

Our services include customized training on Accessibility and Universal Design, development of design standards, signage programs and architectural barrier removal project evaluations and expert witness consultation.

Gilda Puente-Peters, principal of the firm, is a licensed California architect with 30 years specializing
in disabled access planning, consulting and education. Ms. Puente-Peters was selected as a subject matter expert to assist the Division of the State Architect with the development of the new Certified Access Specialist Program (CASP).