Darius Assemi emigrated from Iran to the U.S. over 35 years ago. He graduated from Fresno State with a civil engineering degree in 1983, and is president of Granville Homes. Along with master-planned communities like Copper River Ranch, Granville Homes has completed several mixed-use developments in downtown Fresno redefining the Cultural Arts District. For the Assemi family, building homes is a catalyst for sharing opportunities and blessings with those less fortunate. Darius Assemi is a passionate advocate for supporting programs that provide food, shelter, employment, healthcare, education and hope both here in the Central Valley and across the world.