Community Leader



Invested in the Community

Beyond his professional role, Darius has expanded his influence through various philanthropic and civic engagements– reflecting his dedication to improving the quality of life in the Central Valley.

From Immigrant to CEO

Originally from Iran, he moved to the United States and eventually took the helm of Granville Homes, a family-run business founded in 1977. His story is one of perseverance, ambition, and a strong commitment to giving back.

Developer | Writer | Investor | Philanthropist | Publisher | Speaker

“On top of being a Central Valley Home Builder for over 40 years; I’ve built so many valuable relationships with my customers and trade partners. This Valley has been so good to my family and I am happy to give back to the community at every opportunity I can afford.”

Common Subject Matter for Speaking Engagements


Reform of the institutions and processes that govern transportation planning, capital programming and project selection. Sourcing revenue to support the federal government’s commitments.

Urban Development

Analyzing the development or improvement of our urban society while keying in on economic sustainment of its beneficiaries through careful city or rural planning and the impact it has on local community

Tax Reform

Tax management and change issued by the local, federal and world governments. The impact they play to our economic or social benefit or detriment.

Immigration Reform

The debate is not about whether we should allow immigration – it’s about how we do so in a way that protects American sovereignty, respects the rule of law, and is beneficial to all Americans.

Foreign Policy

Weighing in on country’s self-interest strategies and their national interests, discovering the reasoning fro their alliances and personal goals to see how these affect international relations.

Social Injustice

A situation in which dominant population evolves into an inequitable structure of power. Social injustice occurs in a situation where the equals are treated unequally and the unequal is treated equally.

Get In Touch

Please let me know how I can help or get involved in your cause or organization. Whether you are interested in a keynote speaking engagement, community action, philanthropy, business strategy, or education, I’d love to know how I can help.