Staying True to Our Values through Creativity


From many different backgrounds, our team provides exceptional service to each of our clients by using their years of design experience and creative problem solving skills.



Ramiro Torres - Founder, Principal

As Founder and Principal Architect of TOPA Architecture, Ramiro works continuously to help build communities through providing preeminent architectural services. Ramiro received his Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, in 1998. As a licensed Architect, Ramiro has experience with several build projects. From conceptual design to agency permitting, his projects have continuously been delivered in a timely manner and on budget.


Jared Casto - Project Manager

With experience involving design and working hands-on with a team, Jared strives to exceed client’s expectations by approaching each project with a user-developed design process. Jared studied and graduated from The University of Idaho with an Accredited Master of Architecture. He is currently in the process of receiving his L.E.E.D. Certification and State Architectural Licensing. In addition, he has experience with construction management and contractor work which allows him to design from a builder’s perspective.