Verne Reimer Architecture (VRA) is an Architectural, Interior Design, Master Planning and Urban Design firm based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. VRA pursues and delivers projects that are intelligent, innovative and meaningful.


We strive for design solutions that promote and engage function and clarity; spirit and beauty; place and people.

Opaskwayak Cree Nation Elder & Youth Cultural & Wellness Centre

Opaskwayak Creen Nation has had a long-standing goal to pass on their culture and language to the youth of their

Inuusirvik Wellness Hub

Situated in an urban Iqaluit neighbourhood, the Inuusirvik Community Wellness Hub is designed to invite the community to gather and

Southeast Event Centre

The proposed Southeast Event Centre (SEC) is located in downtown Steinbach, Manitoba as part of the comprehensive re-envisioning of the

Ka Ni Kanichihk Expansion

Ka Ni Kanichihk is an Indigenous institution with a mandate to bring about meaningful social transformation through Indigenous-designed and led

CBSA North Portal POE Expansion & Redevelopment

The North Portal Port of Entry (POE) is the main Canada – United States border crossing in Saskatchewan. The crossing

Steinbach Aquatic Centre & SAC Renovations

Jeff Penner was the project architect on the original facility while working for GBR. The facility includes a family leisure

Meridian Exhibition Centre

The Meridian Exhibition Centre was recently completed in southeast Manitoba. VRA was the prime consultant for the project and provided

Balmoral Hall School Centre for Art & Design

Verne Reimer Architecture designed this addition for the Balmoral Hall School, which will serve as a center for arts and

Assiniboine Condos

The D Condo is a centerpiece of Winnipeg’s Assiniboine River precinct in the Downtown Living District. The sleek and slender


VRA has grown to include a significant cross section of employees with a wealth of creativity, experience, and technical expertise.


We are experienced in virtually every type of design and delivery process from private to public, urban to rural, and macro to micro.

Verne Reimer

Architect, Principal in Charge

Jeff Penner

Sport + Community Architect, Senior Associate

Daryl Holloway

Architect, Design Director

Marcus Rarog

Technical Director

Rachelle Lemieux


Lindsay Forsyth


Colin Grover

Architectural Designer, Project Manager

Dennis F Toledo


Johanna Besiata

Design/Building Technologist

Stephen Meijer

Designer, Building Technologist

Jesse Warkentin

Communications & Marketing Coordinator

Nicole Luke

Architectural Intern

Mary Jane Kroeker


Hairong Wu

Architectural Intern

Devarsh Patel

Architectural Engineering Technologist

Angelito Artizada


Daniel Massoumi

Architectural Intern

Emily Will

Architectural Intern

Nitheesh Johnrose Rema Devi

Designer & Technologist

Quinn Hunter

Office Manager

Patricia Dupré

Senior Accountant

Joanne Sosnowski

Administrative Assistant

Max Iwan

Office Assistant & Archives Technician

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