Allen Opfer


Allen is a founding partner of BORArchitecture.  His career has focused on providing "hands-on" architectural service to clients throughout the Central Washington area.  His design experience includes dozens of higher education, municipal and commercial projects ranging from new facilities to complicated renovations.  He is by nature a detail oriented person who is well suited to administer and abundant variety of projects.  He has developed tried and true skills providing project budget development for Capital Funding Requests and Bond Issue preparation for Columbia Basin College, West Valley School District, Yakima Valley Community College and Yakima Fire Department to name a few.

 Allen takes pride in the development of well coordinated construction documents.  He follows these documents with thorough construction administration during which he visits the job site frequently to answer questions, meet with the Owner and monitor project progress.



Washington State University
Bachelor of Architecture, 1984

Professional Education:

34 years experience,
Principal of BORArchitecture, pllc


Licensed Architect,
    State of Washington 1990
LEED Accredited Professional

Recent Experience:

Perry Technical Institute
    Plath Hall - New Instrumentation Building 
    16th Avenue Building Renovation

Yakima Valley College
    Brown Dental Hygene 
    Campus Operations Center 
    Engineering Physics Center
    Glenn Anthon Hall 
    North Campus Commons
    Palmer Martin Hall 
    Raymond Hall Renovation
    Toppenish Learning Center
    Veterinary Technology Renovation 
    Workforce Education Center, Grandview 

Yakima Fire Department - Station 94 Renovation