Philosophy

Philosophy

The firm’s philosophy is defined by our Vision, Mission and Core Principles.  It is what makes RGA unique and why our Clients continue to select our firm for their work.

Vision

To be an integral part of our Client’s team in the delivery of exceptional educational environments”.

Mission

To provide our Clients:

  • The Project they want
  • On time
  • On budget, and
  • With a level of service that exceeds their expectations.
Core Principles
Client Service

Above all, RGA is a client-focused service organization devoted to delivering the exceptional personal service.  Every Client is served directly by a Principal or Associate Architect; staff is dedicated to respond to Client needs; we work with the best possible consultants; and we always place our Clients’ needs before our own.

Specialized Knowledge

Our firm is dedicated to serving educational Clients and has built a deep understanding and knowledge base of school issues and needs.  Educational facilities are our passion and we are dedicated to providing exceptional solutions for our Clients on every project.

Intelligent Sustainability

We believe that sustainable principles should be applied to every project in an efficient, effective and intelligent manner.  This will give Clients the best possible project, the healthiest educational environment, and the most energy efficient solution within a reasonable budget.

Innovative Solutions

Every project deserves thoughtful and innovative planning and design.  We strive to deliver exceptional educational environments that solve Client needs in effective, efficient and stimulating ways without compromising programmatic needs, budget or schedule.

Quality

RGA’s QA/QC Studio, comprised of our most experienced architects, apply rigorous quality standards to every project.   QA/QC efforts, from project initiation through construction, have raised the level of our technical documents, and ensured Client program needs are fully and properly addressed.

Relationships

We work to build long-term professional relationships with all stakeholders, including Clients, Contractors, Agencies and Inspectors.  By collaborating, listening and focusing on the big picture, we have built many long-lasting relationships that are the basis for the firm’s ongoing success for over 26 years. 

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