Who We Are

About Us

JRP Architects is an award-winning design firm with a passion for adaptive reuse and extensive experience in residential, commercial, and senior housing design. We pride ourselves on establishing a close relationship and effective communication with our clients throughout the entire process, whether it be a large commercial venture or a small residential renovation.

We are headquartered in the historic town of Riverton, New Jersey, and our firm's staff of registered architects, designers, Revit drafters, and graphic artists is thoroughly experienced in all phases of architectural design and project development. Our architects are registered in multiple states.

Our Mission

To use effective communication, innovation, and expertise to create exceptional design that adapts to the ever-changing needs of our diverse clientele while adhering to all relevant codes and regulations. Creative use of technology and visualization increases client understanding of the design intent during the process of design and construction.

To find solutions for physical, spatial, and environmental challenges and provide cost effective solutions while maintaining aesthetic and functional integrity.

To seek out opportunities for using our experience in the adaptive reuse and renovation of existing buildings, preventing unnecessary demolition of structures which may have new value when examined for a new use.

To ensure environmental responsibility and sustainable design to all our projects whenever possible.

To approach every project as a unique and exciting opportunity to positively change the way people react to their environment in their everyday lives.


  •       National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
  •      American Institute of Architects (AIA)
  •      American Society of Interior Designers (ASID)
  •      US Green Building Council (USGBC)
  •      National Association of Home Builders – Council on Senior Housing (NAHB)
  •      Urban Land Institute
  •      Passive House in US (PHIUS)

Meet the Company Leaders

John R. Parry, Jr.

Founding Senior Principal

Kent Werner

Senior Associate

Taylor Parry

Senior Associate

Luciano Najem

Senior Associate

Isaiah Harris


Donny Loftus


Our Awards Include:

  • 2023 Builders League of South Jersey MAME Award for Best Community Clubhouse - Fox Meadow Clubhouse
  • 2023 Builders League of South Jersey MAME Award for Best Kitchen Design 
  • 2023 Builders League of South Jersey MAME Award for Best Custom Home Design
  • National Seniors Housing Council Achievement Award - Woodbury Mews
  • National Seniors Housing Council Award for Innovation - Villages of Pine Valley
  • Burlington County Historic Award-Lippincott House, Moorestown, NJ
  • NAHB Platinum Award for Renovation - The Crossings at Woodbury Mews
  • Builders League of South Jersey MAME Award, Community of the Year - The Village of Country Gardens
  • Moorestown Township Appearance Award - Carl's Shoes
  • Builders League of South Jersey MAME Award for Best Custom Home at Any Price - Knowlton Residence
  • Delaware Valley Smart Growth Alliance Recognition Award - Riverview on the Delaware
  • Builders League MAME Award for Adaptive Reuse - Office Building, Riverton, NJ
  • Builders Leaue of South Jersey MAME Award for Best Design of Community Clubhouse - Country Gardens Clubhouse
  • Builders Leaue of South Jersey MAME Award for Best Design of Community Clubhouse
  • Builders League of South Jersey MAME Award for best use of Digital Media

What People Say About Us

JRPA Gives Back

As architects our mission is to enrich the world with designs that improve the lives of the people we serve. Our challenge to make positive change doesn't end with projects and plans, however; we recognize the need to give back to our community and create a culture of social responsibility. To that end, we have had the pleasure to give our time, talents and resources to improve and enrich the world in which we live. We seek out projects that will contribute to environmental sustainability, social justice, and medical advancement. We are proud to have contributed to the following:

  • CanStruction -Benefits the Food Bank of South Jersey
  • Paint the Porch Pink - Breast Cancer Awareness and Fundraising
  • Annual Historic Criterium Benefit
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • G2Revolution
  • Annual Cancer Walk-a-Thon