Sandino M. Guinto is a licensed landscape architect with extensive experience on participatory community design, sustainable agroforestry, and social enterprise development. Has 4 years experience as a Permaculture designer & trainer working with rural communities and local governments on developing their agro-forestry inspired site development plans. He also has 3 years experience in managing a social enterprise that deals with waste recycling, clean cookstoves, and urban gardening. He is currently employed as a landscape architect in the Camarines Norte State College
Shashank is a designer by training and has over 8 years of experience working in the development sector, across rural and urban contexts. He believes that empathetic design practices have the ability to effectively address social and economic inequalities around us. At CDA, alongside being involved in ongoing projects, he works to establish new partnerships and engagement opportunities for the studio.
He holds a BFA in Interior Design from the School of Visual Arts and is a Young India Fellow (Ashoka University).